NYC police looking for man in vicious German tourist attack

Police asked that anyone with information related to the case to contact them.

German tourist sexually assaulted, had teeth knocked out in vicious NYC robbery

This image made from undated surveillance video provided by the New York City Police Department on Friday, May 5, 2017 shows a man who beat and sexually assaulted a German tourist in an attack caught on video around 3 a.m. Thursday. The video captured the man yanking away the woman’s bag, punching her in the head and repeatedly hitting her as she lies on the ground. (New York City Police Department via AP) The woman was walking along West 146th Street in Harlem to rental accommodations.

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Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce says the man, whose name was given as Keon Robinson, was last seen going into an East Harlem building following the attack on the tourist early Thursday morning.

Police say no sex assault occurred during the other two robberies.


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New York City police are looking for a 28-year-old registered sex offender wanted for questioning in three robberies, including one where a German tourist was beaten and sexually assaulted.

Police say the man also punched the ground and they believe he left a trail of blood.

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Surveillance video shows a man punching the woman’s head and continuing to hit her after she falls to the sidewalk.