Cops: Two women groped in Spring Garden

Two women were groped by a pervert in the Spring Garden section of the city between 7 and 7:15 tonight, police said.

The first victim was grabbed by a man as she tried to flag down a taxi at 16th and Spring Garden streets. Minutes later, police said, another woman was grabbed as she got something out of her car at 15th and Green streets. Police said the victims described the assailant as a black man who wore a dark jacket and a scarf around his face.

Anyone with information on the incidents can contact the Special Victims Unit at 215-685-3251.