NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD Hate Crime Task Force is investigating an alleged robbery of a Jewish man that was caught on camera in Brooklyn.
Police said three men on motorcycles approached the victim, 21, and made anti-Semitic statements before demanding his cash.READ MORE: New York City Comptroller Claims Education Department Forced Students To Fall Behind By Not Fulfilling Remote Learning Device Requests
When the victim tried to call 911, one of the suspects reportedly grabbed the man’s yarmulke and all three took off.READ MORE: 'Our Guardian Angel'; Long Island Teen Spots Neighbors' Home Burning, Rushes In To Save Family
It happened on Metropolitan Avenue in Williamsburg on June 2, but police just released the surveillance video.
The victim was not hurt and no arrests have been made.MORE NEWS: Tagged Bear With Large Social Media Following Euthanized After Getting Hit By Vehicle In Easton, Connecticut
Anyone with information 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 via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.