NYPD releases sketch of possible witness in murder of Karina Vetrano

The NYPD released the sketch this morning of the man that was seen leaving Spring Creek Park in Howard Beach around the same time Karina Vetrano, 30, was killed.

The NYPD released the sketch this morning of the man that was seen leaving Spring Creek Park in Howard Beach around the same time Karina Vetrano, 30, was killed. (8/31/16)

HOWARD BEACH - Police have released a sketch of the man they want to talk to in connection with the murder of a jogger in a Queens park.

The NYPD released the sketch this morning of the man that was seen leaving Spring Creek Park in Howard Beach around the same time Karina Vetrano, 30, was killed.

As News 12 has reported, Vetrano was sexually assaulted and strangled earlier this month in the park.

Police say the man in the sketch is not a suspect at this time, but someone they want to speak with. 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

Suffolk Police say a Wantagh man inappropriately touched 1 Police: Camp counselor arrested for sexually abusing minors
According to people at the scene, a man 2 Police respond to robbery at Shirley 7-Eleven
Augusto Cortez was arrested at John F. Kennedy 3 Former priest pleads not guilty to sexually abusing Hampton Bays child
Jericho High School was ranked the highest on 4 U.S. News and World Report names 7 LI schools best in the nation
Friends and family are coming to grips with 5 Wake to be held for firefighter from LI killed in line of duty

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

The New York Police Department says the body Police: Body of missing jogger, 30, found in Queens marsh

The New York Police Department says the body of a 30-year-old woman who was last

Karina Vetrano, 30, of Howard Beach, went for Search for Queens jogger's killer expands into Brooklyn

The search for the suspect who killed a Queens jogger has expanded to Brooklyn. Karina

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE