CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn (PIX11) — Police said a suspect verbally accosted a Hasidic man Friday afternoon before hitting him in the face.
The attack took place about 3 p.m. on President Street, police said. The victim, 32, was walking down the street when the stranger asked him what he was looking at. The suspect also made anti-Semitic remarks.
After verbally accosting the victim, police said the suspect punched him in the face and kicked him in the leg. The victim was taken to a hospital and treated for his injuries.
An investigation is ongoing. Police are still looking for the suspect.