4 teens in custody, 1 other sought in group NYC rape

This image from security video provided by the New York Police Department, from a security camera at a bodega at 635 Watkins St. in the Brooklyn borough of New York, shows three men who are wanted by police in connection with the gang rape of an 18-year-old woman who was walking in the nearby Osborn Playground with her father later the same evening. Authorities say five men approached the pair. They say one of the men pointed a gun at the father and ordered him at gunpoint to leave before they took turns raping the woman.The father returned with two police officers, but the attackers fled. (New York Police Department via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Four teenagers are in police custody and a fifth suspect is being sought in connection with an alleged group rape of an 18-year-old woman in Brooklyn.

The NYPD says two teenagers surrendered and two were apprehended. Charges are pending against the 14-year-old, 17-year-old and two 15-year-olds suspects.

Authorities say the victim was accosted Thursday night as she and her father walked inside Osborn Playground in the Brownsville section.

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Police say one of the suspects pointed a gun at the father and told him to leave.

Authorities say each man raped the woman. The attackers had already fled when the father returned with two police officers.

The woman was treated at Kings County Hospital and released.

Mayor Bill de Blasio said he was “disgusted and deeply saddened by the horrific attack.”

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