The search is on for four men wanted for harassing two Hasidic Jewish teenagers who were walking home from a sabbath gathering around 1:00 AM in Borough Park on Saturday. The boys said that’s when four men in a car with TLC license plates yelled “Allah Akbar,” and “Do you know Hitler? We love Hitler.”
CBS Local (h/t Thereza B) After the initial report with the teens, two Hasidic men in their 30s came forward, claiming they were verbally harassed by a group in a car that screamed “Allah Akbar” and anti-Jewish profanities at him.
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74682), logging onto the Crime stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enterings TIP577.
In one of two other recent incidents in Brooklyn, an Orthodox Jewish man walking in the street was physically assaulted by a man who threatened to kill him. Two passersby managed to chase the attacker away.
If you look closely at the surveillance video below at 0:25, you can see the attacker had a thick beard and was wearing a Muslim skull cap.