NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man was arrested and charged Thursday after police alleged he made an anti-white remark and splashed a liquid in a 13-year-old girl’s face, causing her eyes to burn during an attack in Queens.

Alexis Cabezas, 34, of Queens, was charged with aggravated harassment as a hate crime, acting in a manner injurious to a child, and harassment in the Tuesday incident, police said.

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The victim was allegedly attacked after getting off a Q10 bus at Lefferts Boulevard and 101st Avenue in Richmond Hill around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Police said the suspect came up behind the girl and when she turned around, he yelled racial remarks and threw the unknown substance on her.

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It is believed the liquid was some kind of beverage, 1010 WINS’ Juliet Papa reported.

As the teen’s eyes burned, sources said her aunt followed the suspect managing to snap a photo him as he ran off northbound on Lefferts Boulevard toward 97th Avenue, CBS2’s Reena Roy reported this week.

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The victim was treated at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center.