NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD says the two men accused of drawing swastikas on Brooklyn homes have been arrested.
NYPD Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea made the announcement Monday afternoon.READ MORE: Brian Laundrie: Who Is Gabby Petito's Fiancé, And What Do We Know About Him?
Authorities say 18-year-old Jarrick Wiltshire and 17-year-old Daul Moultrie are the same teens captured on surveillance cameras in Brooklyn Heights on Oct. 30.READ MORE: Fighter Jet Intercepts Small Plane Flying Over NYC After Biden's UN Speech
Wiltshire and Moultrie are accused of drawing several swastikas on garage doors and residential homes between Joralemon and State Streets.
The two men have each been charged with three counts of aggravated harassment for the alleged hate crime.
The October incident is one of several suspected hate crimes carried out at multiple locations in recent days.MORE NEWS: Coroner Confirms Remains Found Are Gabby Petito's, Says Manner Of Death Is A Homicide As Search Resumes For Brian Laundrie
Police are still looking for suspects after an African burial ground monument was defaced in lower Manhattan last week.