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NYPD releases surveillance video in search for Bronx rape suspect

Cops say the assault happened near Tremont Avenue

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

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.

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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