The police have released surveillance video of the man wanted in the attack Monday on the manager of West Side Judaica on Broadway between 88th and 89th street. It’s being investigated as a hate crime — the attacker yelled “F— You Jews. I’ll Kill You; I’m a Muslim,” according to police.
Update: The initial description of the attacker switched the color of shirt and pants: he was wearing red pants and a blue sweatshirt (as seen in the video), not the other way around, according to NYPD.
JP Updates reports that the investigation is continuing:
The last four days Detectives from the Hate Crimes Task Force were actively investigating the incident, interviewed witnesses and reviewed several surveillance videos, but were unable to make an arrest, with releasing this video we hope someone will be able to identify the suspect, a police official said.
In a Exclusive interview with JP the victim said, I was Scared from the guy because it looked like he was trying to hit me with the scooter, he Suspect yelled Several times F— the Jews, the victim added.