A Jewish man visiting New York from Israel was assaulted Sunday, September 10th in Crown Heights.
The incident occurred on President Street and Albany Avenue at approximately 2:45 PM. The victim was walking on President Street when he was approached and viciously attacked by an assailant.
As the victim tried to get away from his attacker, described as a black male in his thirties, the suspect began chasing after him and continued his assault while proceeding to shove him to the ground.
Shmira and the police were called, who soon arrived on the scene and apprehended the attacker.
The victim, who is unable to speak in English, was assisted by Shmira with Hebrew translation and the proper filing of a police report at the police station.
In case of any emergency, call Shmira at 718-221-0303 and 911.