Nassau County police and Crime Stoppers said Thursday that they are looking for a man wanted for sexual abuse in Roosevelt.
On Jan. 1, Elmer Mata, 45, entered the bedroom of a girl who was sleeping. Mata then pulled down the victim's clothes, touched her on the buttocks and later warned her not to tell about the incident, police said.
Mata, 5-foot-5 and 190 pounds, works in construction, said police, who also on Thursday released his photograph.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts can call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-8477. All calls will be kept confidential.