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Police On Hunt For Brooklyn Rape Suspect

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Police in Brooklyn are on the hunt for a man wanted for brutally attacking a female in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, on Jan. 22, and they are asking for the public's help.

The 26-year-old was walking around 10:40 p.m. in the vicinity of Glenwood Road and East 40 Street when she was approached by the suspect. Allegedly, he choked her until she was unconsciousness and then assaulted her.

The man is described as being between 40 and 50 years old, weighing around 210 to 250 pounds, and is between 6'2" and 6'4" tall.

Anyone with information in regards to this sexual assault is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS, by texting their tip with "TIP577" to CRIMES, or by going to

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