NY Black Woman Attacked 2 Asians With Hammer: VIDEO
New York City Police are investigating a possible hate crime. An unidentified black woman attacked two other women with a hammer for no apparent reason.
Both victims said that before striking the first blow, the suspect ordered the masks to be removed and then threw herself at them with an object that looked like a hammer.
In search of the culprit, the Police Department published a video.
Video from Sunday, May 2nd attack on two Asian females, 31 and 29, who were walking on the sidewalk when an unknown individual demanded they remove their masks and then struck the 31-year-old in the head with a hammer causing a laceration. Info? ☎️1-800-577-TIPS pic.twitter.com/9YMaQfUhzm— NYPD Hate Crimes (@NYPDHateCrimes) May 3, 2021
The incident took place on 42ND street in Manhattan. One of the victims reportedly required medical attention, but the injuries were not fatal.