The man allegedly took off while the child ran to her mother on the first floor.
9 when a man tried to engage her in small talk and then grabbed her feet.
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Michael Gianaris, who are now introducing a bill in Albany to make forcible touching of a minor 13 or younger a felony, punishable up to four years in jail.
Vallone reached out to Assemblywoman Aravella Simotas and Sen.
In response to the attack, Councilman Vallone has secured funding to have cameras installed.