NYC: Serial pervert wanted for rape of jogger at East River Park identified

The NYPD has identified the man accused of raping a 26-year-old woman who was jogging on a foot path inside East River Park Wednesday evening.  Thanks to numerous Crime Stoppers tips, the suspect has been identified as 28-year-old Paul Niles who is described as being 5’9″ and weighing 200 pounds… Niles was last arrested for masturbating in front of a school.

The incident happened about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.  The victim reached the band shell area of the park when the suspect attacked her and then raped her before fleeing on bike..  Police say he then took her cellphone and credit card, which he used at a nearby deli…

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