Sikh Men Assaulted in Brooklyn

September 26, 2003

Source: Associated Press

On September 26, 2003 the Associated Press reported "a Brooklyn man was arrested early Friday on charges that he used racial slurs and assaulted three Sikh men on Mott Street in lower Manhattan, police said." The assailant "allegedly used the slurs against the men at about 2:30 a.m., police said. He then allegedly punched and bit them...Police said they were charging [the assailant] with third-degree assault."