Police: Teen robbed and sexually assaulted
RICHMOND HILL, Queens (WABC) -- In Queens, police are investigating a robbery and attempted sexual assault overnight.
Police are looking for a man who attacked a woman early Monday morning, and wondering if it's related to previous incidents.
There are no arrests at this time. Police say the incident took place at 1:45 a.m. in the Richmond Hill section.
Police say an 18-year-old woman was walking down the street, when a man armed with a gun took her to the back of a building where she was robbed and sexually assaulted.
As police investigate, neighbors are concerned about themselves and their own children.
"I never walk alone at night...It's too dangerous to walk alone," said one neighbor.
The victim is in stable conditon recovering at Queens General Hospital.
STORY BY: Eyewitness News reporter Jamie Roth