WILLIAMSBURG (VINnews) — Another assault on a Jew in NYC has occured, this time in Willimasburg. This time the perpetrator was immediately arrested.
A 13-year-old Hasidic teen was walking in the area of Marcy Avenue and Myrtle Avenue at approximately 5 PM, when he was approached by an African American male who punched him in the face. The attack was completely unprovoked.
The teen was treated on scene by Hatzolah, and did not need to be transported to the hospital.
The attacker was arrested a short time later by the NYPD. Charges have not yet been announced.