Valley Stream - (WALK) The search continues for the man who raped a 60 year old woman at Valley Stream State Park Saturday.
New York State Park police say the victim was walking on a trail near the park entrance at Hendrickson Avenue, when she was accosted shortly after 11:00 a.m.
The suspect is described as a black man, about 5' 9" with a thin physique, approximately 30 years old, with short hair with braids worn on the side.
The park was closed Sunday, but authorities say the park reopened Monday as their investigation continues. Anyone with information about the case is urged to contact New York State Park Police at 631-321-3700.
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