A subway sicko groped a woman at the Houston St. I.R.T. station, then threatened to stab her when she tried to film him, police said.
According to cops, on Sun., June 21, around 11 p.m., a 48-year-old woman was exiting up the stairs from the No. 1 train at the Houston St. subway station when a stranger grabbed her buttocks.
The victim went to record the male outside the station but he tried to knock the camera out of her hand. He brandished a weapon and threatened to stab her before fleeing down the stairs toward the northbound 1 train.
The victim was not injured.
Police provided surveillance video of the alleged suspect inside the subway station.
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