BENSONHURST, Brooklyn — A woman riding a B6 bus in Brooklyn hurled anti-Muslim statements toward an 18-year-old woman Friday night as she spat on her, and later threw a cup of soda at her, police said Saturday.
The woman exited the bus at Bay Ridge Parkway and Bay Parkway in Bensonhurst after throwing the drink.
Police described the woman as approximately 5 feet 5 inches tall, approximately 200 pounds, with brown hair tied with an orange, yellow and white scarf. She was last seen wearing glasses, a gray T-shirt, gray sweatpants and black sneakers.
Officials call the incident an aggravated harassment.
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