Police are searching for a man who grabbed two girls in Brooklyn on Wednesday.
At 5:15 p.m., an unidentified black man in his 20s approached a 10-year-old girl near the intersection of Brooklyn and Kingston Avenues in East Flatbush.
The man picked her up, and when the girl screamed, he fled the scene.
Police say the same man stuck again just 10 minutes later near Maple Street and Kingston Avenue -- only eight blocks away from the first incident.
At 5:25 p.m., the man tried to grab a 13-year-old girl's arm. She was able to run away, and the suspect was fled the scene on Kingston Avenue.
Neither of the girls sustained any injuries.
The suspect is described as being 5'8" to 6'0" tall and was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and blue jeans,
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