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Police are asking the public’s help in finding the man pictured here who is wanted for allegedly masturbating while riding a subway train in Long Island City last Thursday, Aug. 15. Law enforcement sources said the suspect— described as a black male standing 6’- tall, weighing 180 lbs. and wearing a white shirt, blue jeans, black boots and sunglasses, exposed his genitals and masturbated in front of riders on board a Flushing-bound 7 train as it approached the Queensboro Plaza station. One of the eyewitnesses snapped a cell phone image of the suspect that was subsequently forwarded to police. Anyone with any information regarding the perpetrator that could prove helpful is asked to contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-577-TIPS, by text message to 274637 (enter information, then the code TIP577) or online at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com. All calls and messages will be kept confidential.