NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — The Muslim teen who said she was verbally attacked by three drunk men on the subway last week and had been reported missing Friday has been found, according to Nassau County Police.
Authorities have not said where she has been the last few days, but her family tells WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall that she is safe.READ MORE: Vaccine Mandate For NYC Teachers, Department Of Education Workers Put On Hold By Federal Judge
Yasmin Seweid, 18, was last seen leaving her New Hyde Park home on Wednesday, police said.READ MORE: Gabby Petito's Father Announces Creation Of Gabby Petito Foundation Ahead Of Public Memorial Service
She was wearing a black jacket, blue sweater, black yoga pants, and black head scarf and carrying a bag of clothing.
Last Thursday, Seweid told CBS2’s Tracee Carrasco that she was on the 6 train heading home from a school event when she was verbally attacked by the men, who she said made references to Donald Trump and called her an “f-ing terrorist.”MORE NEWS: Gov. Kathy Hochul Increases Pressure On COVID Vaccine Holdouts As Deadline For Health Care Workers Approaches
“They kept saying, ‘you don’t belong here, get out of this country, go back to your country,’ and finally they came really close and they were like, ‘take that rag off your head,'” she said.