NYPD releases surveillance video in search for Bronx rape suspect

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Cops say the assault happened near Tremont Avenue and Meyers Street.

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THE BRONX - Police are asking for help tracking down a rape suspect in the borough.  

Investigators released surveillance video of the suspect, who they say approached a 24-year-old woman at gunpoint and assaulted her.

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It happened near Tremont Avenue and Meyers Street on Sunday around 5:30 a.m.

According to the surveillance video, the suspect was wearing medical scrubs and red sneakers.

An employee who works at a hardware store in the area says detectives told him the incident occurred in the parking lot of Boston Market.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.


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