NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are investigating two possible bias attacks in Brooklyn.
Police said two Jewish teenagers were struck with paint balls at Morton Street and Juliana Place in Williamsburg Saturday night.READ MORE: Calls For Immediate Change Ring Out After 36-Year-Old Asian Man Stabbed In The Back In Lower Manhattan
The pair had been walking home from temple with their grandfather when they were attacked.READ MORE: New COVID Variant First Detected In New York City Spreading In Northeast
One week ago, another Jewish man reported that someone shot him with a paint ball gun or threw paint on him, CBS2 reported. He had also been walking in Williamsburg at the time.MORE NEWS: Evolving Social Media Apps Emphasize Talking Over Texting
Police have not said whether they believe the two incidents are connected.