NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police say a woman made anti-Asian statements and slapped another woman in the face Wednesday in Chinatown.
The assault was caught on video shortly after 7:30 on Grand Street near Roebling Street.READ MORE: Fugitive Christopher Buggs Captured After Being Mistakenly Released From Rikers Island In March
The 25-year-old victim can be seen sitting at an outdoor dining table with a friend, when the suspect walks up and slaps her across the face.READ MORE: Caught On Video: Sucker Punch Assault, Robbery In Queens
Police said the woman refused medical attention, and her attacker took off in an unknown direction.MORE NEWS: Man With Rifle Stopped At Times Square Subway Station
Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.