2 reports of groping in Spring Garden

SPRING GARDEN - December 2, 2010

The first occurred at 16th and Spring Garden streets.

Police say a man groped a woman as she was getting into a taxi.

The suspect fled and within minutes another woman reported being groped at 15th and Green streets, which is about a block from the first incident.

Both victims describe their attacker as wearing dark clothing including a scarf over his face, and a fur-collared jacket.

Police say both incidents appear to be related.

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