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Reward offered for capture of Queens rapist

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A $22,000 reward is being offered to help police catch the suspect who used a taser to rape a woman in Queens on Monday, August 26.

On Saturday, the NYPD has released a sketch of the suspect who police say the 69-year-old victim was jogging inside Forest Park around 4:30 p.m. when she was approached by the suspect who tased her, pushed her to the ground and raped her.

The victim was taken to Queens General Hospital where she was treated and released.

Authorities say the suspect is White, between 30-40 years old, 5’9” to 5’10”, with light brown hair, clean shaven, wearing a black t-shirt and black sweat pants.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477).


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