The identity of a 15-year-old female who is in stable condition in a Brooklyn hospital is being withheld as police search for the perpetrators.
According to New York’s Daily News, the attack occurred yesterday around 4 p.m. in the borough’s Crown Heights, which has witnessed many anti-Semitic attacks.
The teen victim was chased to the corner of Utica Ave. and Sterling Place … before being knocked to the ground, police said. Video then shows a horde of teens descending upon her.
The victim curls up in a fetal position as the mob repeatedly kicks and punches her. …
The horrific incident was captured on surveillance video, providing the police with clear images of a number of the perpetrators.
OUTRAGE:this is sickening video of a 15 year old girl viciously attacked by a group of school children. One young man takes the sneakers right off the unconscious victim’s feet. The teenager is in the hospital recovering. We CAN NOT allow this behavior in our community. #Speakup pic.twitter.com/VLLb91fDOM
— NYPDBrooklynNorth (@NYPDBklynNorth) March 6, 2020
“We will never tolerate this violence in our city,” NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan penned on Twitter.