Bushwick bigot: Cops seek suspect who shouted anti-Semitic slurs at man in subway station

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Police are looking for the bigot who snatched a man’s cell phone while shouting anti-Semitic slurs at the Gates Avenue subway station in Bushwick on June 13.

The scum unloaded on the victim with a litany of obscene remarks at the station near Broadway at 8 a.m., screaming “Heil Hitler,” “F——— the Jews,” “All the Jews can die,” and “Come back and kill all you Jews — how about that?”

Meanwhile, the victim filmed the lowlife’s bigoted tirade on his phone, but — after deciding to walk away from his assailant — the bigot snuck up from behind, snatched the phone from his pocket and threw it at an oncoming train before fleeing the station, cops said.

The man was able to get his phone back undamaged and was not injured, according to police.

The authorities describe the attacker as a man in his 30s who is approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall and 170 pounds, with hazel eyes, a slim build, black hair, and a goatee.

He was wearing a full black suit with white shirt, black tie, and black dress shoes at the time, according to police.

The NYPD’s Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating the incident as an attempted grand larceny, a felony, but cops are likely to bump up the charges as a hate crime when they send it to District Attorney Eric Gonzalez’s office, according to department spokeswoman Detective Denise Moroney.

Anyone who provides police with information leading to an arrest can expect up to a $2,500 reward through the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers program. The public can phone their tips to (800) 577-8477, log into the Crime Stoppers website at, tweet @NYPDTips, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

Reach reporter Kevin Duggan at (718) 260–2511 or by e-mail at Follow him on Twitter @kduggan16.
Updated 3:58 pm, June 17, 2019
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Local from Here says:
There! There's you one African American anti-Semite you bigots have been foaming at the mouth about. Enjoy.
June 17, 2019, 2:45 pm
Local from Here says:
This guy wasn’t born an antisemite, he was taught that hatred on the DemonRat plantation. Any Jewish person that votes for those bigots might as well put the noose around their own necks.
June 17, 2019, 2:57 pm
Local from Here says:
LOL, yeah I remember reading "hate the jews" in my Democrat handbook. You are one dumb SOB, a real shart for brains.
June 17, 2019, 3 pm
Local from Here says:
Nice racist touch too, adding plantation because the assailant is black. I doubt you say that crap to anyone's face, you punk bigot.
June 17, 2019, 3:01 pm
Local from Here says:
No, plantation was used to equate the treatment of AA’s by the party that uses them for votes and then abandons them the day after Election Day to the way they were treated on the plantation. White liberals like you scream racism because the racism of the Democrat Party is being exposed. Classic projection as always by you libs.
June 17, 2019, 3:07 pm
Local from Here says:
Nice try bigot. A new low, blaming your racism on the Democrats. Your mother must be proud. Did she teach you to e an anti Semite & racist?
June 17, 2019, 3:15 pm
Mustafa Khant from Atlantic Ave says:
The headline makes it sound like a help wanted ad.
June 17, 2019, 3:25 pm
Local from Here says:
Lol at thinking that the party of the Klan is not racist. Public schools failed the likes of you. Thankfully we have patriotic Texans writing history books now to teach future generations about the evils of the Democrat Party.
June 17, 2019, 3:27 pm
Local from Here says:
⬆⬆⬆⬆Thank god you'll never have a chance to reproduce⬆⬆⬆⬆
June 17, 2019, 3:33 pm
BillyRay from Fatwah says:
Henry ford stop using others screen names.
June 17, 2019, 8:28 pm
Local from Here says:
Liberals are the ones aborting their offspring. Thankfully patriotic conservatives are raising large families of proper g-d fearing patriots. This is why I’m not even against abortion, let the liberals commit self genocide. The future is brighter everyday.
June 17, 2019, 8:40 pm
Ungar says:
Straight normal men need to come out of the closet. Men are treated like garbage in the west.
June 17, 2019, 8:46 pm
Local from Here says:
Tic Toc, it's the NYPD!!
June 17, 2019, 10:35 pm
The Hunkster from Bed-Stuy says:
Smile, you're on candid camera in the NYC subway system criminal. A wake up call for all prospective criminals altogether.
June 18, 2019, 6:44 am
Henry fFnkelstein from Sheepshead Bay says:
Basically just a garden variety theft. The so called anti-Semitism is really an irrelevant sidelight. But the media ,politicians and special interests will concentrate on the so-called hate crime. How truly pathetic. the victim was able to record the incident since the nasty barbs had almost no effect.
June 18, 2019, 4:36 pm
Henry Ford from Bay Ridge says:
@ Henry "fFnkelstein", Then why do you cry like a little girl when I call you fecalstain? What if I'm just a little teenager trolling? Why the double standard? My guess is that you are not really who you say yo are and are trying to downplay antisemitism. Shame on you, Hashim would be mad!
June 18, 2019, 7:57 pm
Benny from Park Slope says:
Fringe-right scum, self-proclaimed “patriots,” sad losers, anti-Semites, self-loathing closeted gays, semi-literate Trumpians, fascist weasels, craven little sheep desperate for an autocratic jaghole “leader” to tell them who to hate — it’s always the same story. Some people (translation: right wing fools) simply suck.
June 19, 2019, 8:50 pm

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