NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police have made an arrest in an assault involving an 11-year-old lady in Queens.
The suspect, 34-year-old Jonathan Perez, was taken into custody Thursday night time, and is anticipated to face a choose later Friday.
The assault occurred Sunday morning close to 86th Avenue and Northern Boulevard in Jackson Heights.
Investigators say Perez grabbed the lady, dragged her into an alley, put a steel object to her throat and made sexually threatening statements.
🚨DO YOU RECOGNIZE THIS PERSON?🚨 On 7/25 at 8:45 AM close to 86 St & Northern Blvd, the suspect dragged an 11-year-old feminine into an alleyway, positioned a pointy object to her throat whereas making sexual statements & eliminated her property. Any information? DM @NYPDTips, or ☎️at 800-577-TIPS. pic.twitter.com/Ao4PTz1tiV
— NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) July 27, 2021
He then robbed her of her keys and $20.
Perez is being charged with assault, kidnapping and different prices.