NYPD seeks information on 45th Street Hate Crime

On Sunday, April 26, 2010, between the hours of 4:00 – 5:00 AM, a male victim in his middle forties was assaulted on Eighth Avenue between 44th and 45th Streets, sustaining injury to his face while the perpetrator made derogatory statements in regards to the victim’s religion.

The perpetrator was described as male white, 6′ 2″, 220 lbs., exited the vehicle photographed, a light grey or silver Lexus, partial plate number 4187 or 4987, that continued from Eighth Avenue on 45th Street towards 9th Avenue after the assault. Anyone with information regarding this crime can contact:

Detective Carter
Case #138
Hate Crime Task Force