November 30, 2019

Jewish man victim of verbal antisemitic attack

Source: collive
Crown Heights, Brooklyn, NY - A Jewish man was the victim of an antisemitic verbal attack on Friday in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

The incident occurred on Friday afternoon at approximately 1 pm, when the Jewish man was standing on the subway platform at President Street and Nostrand Avenue, when he was harassed by a black male who approached him and began yelling antisemitic remarks in his face, police said.

The Jewish male continued traveling home and then called 911.

The victim lives in the confines of the 70th precinct, where the incident was reported and referred to hate crimes task force.