MIDTOWN, Manhattan — One of the three individuals wanted for assaulting a man while shouting anti-Asian remarks on Oct. 23 was arrested, police said Friday.
The man, 18-year-old Jordan McNamara, was charged with assault, police said.
McNamara and two others approached the 30-year-old victim at about 10:30 p.m. Oct. 23, and proceeded to attack the man while yelling anti-Asian remarks.
The three suspects used closed fists and wooden sticks during the assault, police said.
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