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WANTED for AN Endangering the Welfare of a Child in the v/o of E 5th Stand AveC . #Man @NYPD9pct on 3/16/22 @ 7: 49 AM Suspect approached the 12 y/o female victim asked her to accompany him, a good Samaritan intervened and the individual fled Reward up to Call 1-800-577-TIPS pic.twitter.com/pEPeKnLJQ2— NYPD Crime Stoppers (@NYPDTips) April 9, 2022
Saturday, April 9, 2022
NYPD seeks suspect accused of endangering the welfare of a minor
Updated: Police made an arrest in this case.
Police are searching for a suspect wanted in connection with endangering the welfare of a minor.
The incident happened on March 16 just before 8 a.m. near Fifth Street and Avenue C. According to NYPD officials, the suspect approached a 12-year-old girl and asked her to accompany him. The man fled after a good Samaritan intervened.