Stranger Punches Man, Shouts Anti-White Statements in Bias Subway Attack: NYPD - NBC New York

Stranger Punches Man, Shouts Anti-White Statements in Bias Subway Attack: NYPD

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    Stranger Punches Man, Shouts Anti-White Statements in Bias Subway Attack: NYPD

    A man walked up to another man at a Brooklyn subway station and punched him in what police are calling a bias attack.

    The attack happened just before 10 p.m. Friday when the 44-year-old victim was waiting at a platform at the Church Avenue subway station in Flatbush.

    A stranger came up to the victim, punched him in the face and shouted anti-white statements at him, police said.

    The suspect took off from the subway station, and the victim refused medical attention at the scene.

    Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers 800-577-TIPS.

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