Police: Man Staying At Woman’s Queens Apartment Rapes, Robs Her

February 16, 2019 - 4:10 pm

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – Police say a man raped and robbed a woman whose apartment he was staying at in Queens last month.

The NYPD released video of the suspect in the Feb. 7 attack on Saturday.

Police say the suspect and the 28-year-old woman had fallen asleep at the victim’s apartment near Gates and Saint Nicholas avenues in Ridgewood.

When the woman woke up, she was being raped by the man, according to police, who said she was eventually able to break free.

The suspect stole the woman’s Apple watch and cash before taking off from the apartment, police say.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.