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4 Sought in Swastika Graffiti on Midtown Buildings

Police were called Sunday afternoon



    Police say someone scrawled anti-semitic messages on storefronts near Bryant Park. It's the latest in a string of hateful acts in the city. Roseanne Colletti reports. (Published Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012)

    Police are searching for four suspects in a series of swastika graffiti incidents in midtown Manhattan Sunday.

    Officers responded to a 911 call for anti-Semitic graffiti at a Sixth Avenue business Sunday afternoon and found a total of four storefronts defaced with the graffiti, police said.

    Swastika graffiti were found at the Penguin Clothing Store at 1077 Sixth Ave., the TC Supply Store at 1079 Sixth Ave., the Kinokuniya Book Store at 1073 Sixth Ave., and an office building at 1071 Sixth Ave., according to police.

    Police released surveillance video of the suspects Tuesday night. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS or nypdcrimestoppers.com.

    Raw Video: Swastika Graffiti Suspects

    [NY] Suspects in Swastika Graffiti in Midtown [Raw]
    NYPD released this surveillance video Tuesday of four suspects in a string of anti-Semitic graffiti on Midtown storefronts.
    (Published Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012)