(PIX11) – Police our asking for your help in locating two men who are accused of assaulting a woman on the subway after last Sunday’s Pride Parade while she was recording their hate filled rant at other passengers.
Authorities say the two men were involved in a verbal altercation with other passengers when the woman started recording the incident on her cell phone. In the video posted on YouTube, one of the men can be heard yelling gay slurs at several passengers on the train and telling the woman to stop recording. The men can also be seen trying to grab the woman’s phone.
The two men allegedly assaulted the woman then exited the train at Roosevelt Avenue.
The woman suffered minor injuries to her hands.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800)-577-TIPS (84yy). Tips can also be submitted on the Crime Stoppers website, www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.