September 21, 2021

USA - Two reports of antisemitic verbal assaults made in Squirrel Hill

Squirrel Hill, Pittsburgh, PA
- Police in Pittsburgh are looking into two incidents in Squirrel Hill where it was reported that a man made verbal antisemitic statements on Monday.

The first incident occurred near the intersection of Murray Avenue and Nicholson Street around 6 a.m. A man reported that he was verbally assaulted by an unknown man when the man shouted anti-Semitic comments at him.

Around the same time, another victim reported that a man on Nicholson Street confronted him and yelled profanities at him, but did not make any physical or verbal threats.

The man in both incidents had a similar description: between five feet, eight inches tall and six feet, three inches tall, wearing black clothing.

Both victims were not injured. The investigation is ongoing.


Source: wpxi