NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police say a person suspected in two anti-Muslim attacks has struck once more, this time threatening a 38-year-old girl in Queens.
Within the newest incident, the suspect allegedly pulled a knife on the sufferer and made anti-Muslim statements. It occurred round 5:30 p.m. Sunday on Sutphin Boulevard close to 94th Avenue in Jamaica.
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He allegedly made anti-Muslim statements whereas following a 31-year-old man and a 24-year-old girl close to Liberty Avenue and Lefferts Boulevard. Police stated he punched the person within the again, then tugged on the lady’s hijab and punched her within the arm.
About an hour later, the identical man allegedly made anti-Muslim statements whereas following a 64-year-old man and a 56-year-old girl close to Inwood Avenue and Liberty Avenue. Police stated he punched the person within the face a number of instances earlier than working away.
Anybody with details about the suspect is requested to name the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Ideas may also be despatched to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted on-line at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.