NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An act of apparent anti-gay vandalism was caught on camera in Brooklyn.
Police are looking for the man who ripped down a pride flag that was hanging outside a business on Utica Avenue in Crown Heights.READ MORE: NYPD: Man Stabbed In Thigh During Robbery In Theater District
After he threw the flag to the ground, the suspect fled the scene on a scooter.READ MORE: Connecticut Man Who Tested Positive For Omicron Variant Resting At Home With Mild Symptoms, Gov. Lamont Says
It happened around 6 p.m. back on June 21, but police just released surveillance video of the incident.
The NYPD Hate Crime Task Force is investigating.MORE NEWS: Family OK, But Material Losses Significant As Fire Destroys North Bellmore Home
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.