NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD has released new images of suspects accused in an alleged bias attack in Brooklyn.
It happened just before 5 p.m. Thursday as a 34-year-old man was driving along Brooklyn Avenue in Crown Heights.READ MORE: CDC Announces New Mask Guidance For People Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19
Police say he had his driver’s side window open and was sitting in traffic when an unidentified individual or individuals threw a heavy object, possibly a block of ice, and hit him in the face.
The man suffered an eye injury.READ MORE: NYPD Budget, Rising Gun Violence Dominate First Democratic New York City Mayoral Debate
Friday evening, police released photos of individuals who were seen running away from the scene of the accident.
On Tuesday, in a separate incident in the same neighborhood, Rabbi Avraham Gopin was attacked by a man who hit him with a large paving stone, breaking Gopin’s nose and knocking out two teeth.MORE NEWS: Former New Jersey Resident Heartbroken After Dog Dies During Grooming At PetSmart
That suspect remains at large.