Man Rapes, Robs Brooklyn Woman at Gunpoint After Breaking Into her Home


Police are looking for a man who they said raped and robbed a woman at gunpoint after breaking into her Brooklyn home.

The 29-year-old victim said she woke up after hearing her door being opened around 1:30 a.m. Monday at a residence near DeKalb and Wilson avenues in Bushwick, police said.

A man holding a silver gun walked in and raped her before stealing items from the victim and fleeing, police said.

The woman was treated at a local hospital and released.

Police have released a sketch and surveillance image of the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, visit the Crime Stoppers website, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.