Man wanted for yelling anti-Asian remarks, striking man with stick in Brooklyn

Man wanted for yelling anti-Asian remarks, striking man with stick in Brooklyn
via New York Police Department
Carl Samson
September 7, 2023
New York City police are looking for a man who allegedly made anti-Asian insults before assaulting another man in Brooklyn over the weekend.
What happened: The victim, 46, was reportedly strolling around Prospect Park at around 12:20 p.m. on Saturday when the suspect began targeting him with anti-Asian remarks. Afterward, the perp repeatedly beat him with a stick.
The aftermath: The suspect reportedly fled the scene on foot. The victim, on the other hand, received emergency treatment at the scene.
What’s next: On Wednesday, authorities released images of the suspect, which the victim allegedly took during the encounter. An arrest has yet to be made.
The incident is being investigated as a possible hate crime. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or submit a tip at crimestoppers.nypdonline.org or on X by messaging @NYPDTips.

 
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