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75-year-old Asian woman injured after being tackled to the ground from behind in unprovoked NYC assault
- The victim, 75, was tackled to the concrete pavement for no apparent reason.
- The incident, which was caught on surveillance video, shows the suspect fleeing the scene after shoving the victim.
- It occurred a day before Korean American Day, when another Korean victim got robbed and attacked in New York City.
Editor’s Note: This story has been corrected to indicate that the incident, which occurred on Jan. 12, did not occur on Korean American Day, the following day.
A 75-year-old Korean woman was rushed to a hospital after sustaining head injuries from a random attack in Queens’ Forest Hills neighborhood on Jan. 12, a day before the 119th Korean American Day.
A Korean man ended up injured after trying to help a homeless man in New York City the day before National Korean American Day.
The incident, which was caught on surveillance video, occurred on East 41st Street and 5th Avenue in Midtown at round 8:30 a.m. on Jan. 12, according to 1010 WINS.