Four teenagers suspected of taking turns raping an 18-year-old woman at gunpoint at a Brooklyn playground after ordering her father to leave her side were taken into custody on Sunday, the police said.
Police say the woman was walking with a friend near Osborn Playground in Brownsville on Thursday night. Five men walked up, pointed a gun, and told the friend to leave.
According to authorities, the suspects held the woman at gunpoint, and took turns raping her.
The friend ran and told police, but by the time officers arrived on the scene, the suspects were gone.
Emergency workers rushed the victim to Kings County Hospital. Her condition is currently unknown.
The investigation is ongoing, and there have been no arrests.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.