Asian woman bashed with hammer after stranger demands she remove maskThe New York Police Department’s (NYPD) Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating after two Asian women were attacked in Manhattan on Sunday, with one being hit in the head with a hammer.
Video shows stranger attacking Asian woman with hammer in NYC
The woman was hit in the head by someone who demanded that she remove her mask, police said. A woman with the victim was not injured.
Warning: Asian women attacked with hammer on NYC street
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Asian woman attacked in New York City by stranger with hammer demanding victim remove mask, police say
Two Asian women were attacked in New York City by a stranger who demanded they remove their masks before striking one with a hammer, police said.
Asian Woman Bashed In The Head With A Hammer On 42nd Street
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD wants your help finding whoever attacked an Asian woman on 42nd Street Sunday.It happened at around 8:45 p.m. near Ninth Avenue.According to police, the victim, 31, was walking when another woman approached her and said “Take off your mask!”When the victim did not remove her mask, the other woman attacked her with a hammer. The suspect ran off towards Ninth Avenue.The victim was hospitalized with a laceration to …
Stranger attacks Asian women with hammer in New York
Police are investigating after a stranger attacked two Asian women with a hammer in New York leaving one with a deep cut on her head.
Suspect caught on video attacking Asian woman with hammer
New York City police are searching for the suspect caught on video attacking an Asian woman with a hammer on a Manhattan street.
Asian woman attacked with a hammer for refusing to take off her mask on New York street
Five-old increase in Asians targeted by hate crime between January and April
Asian woman bashed with hammer in New York after being told to remove mask
An Asian woman walking in Midtown Manhattan was bashed in the head with a hammer by a stranger demanding the victim remove her mask, police said on Monday.The NYPD is investigating the attack as a possible hate crime, the latest in a string of bias-fuelled attacks against Asian victims in New York.The 31-year-old victim was walking on West 42nd Street she was accosted by a woman near Ninth Avenue at about 8.45pm on Sunday.“Take off your mask,” t…
Video: Asian American Hit With Hammer Multiple Times By Passerby In Hell's Kitchen
New York police are on the lookout for a woman who was caught on camera striking an Asian woman with a hammer in Hell's Kitchen, Manhattan, Sunday night. The victim, a 31-year-old woman identified as Theresa, was walking with her friend along 42nd Street near Ninth Avenue at approximately 8:45 p.m. when the woman approached her, WABC reported.
‘Take Off Your Mask!’: Asian Woman Hospitalized After Hammer Attack in New York’s Times Square
Attacks on Asian-Americans have spiked by more than 150% from last year, including the massacre of massage workers in Georgia in March. While many highlight the role of persistently anti-China rhetoric in the media and by the government, the roots of discrimination against Asians in the US goes back more than a century.