NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 35-year-old man was arrested in connection with an attack on an Asian man in Manhattan.
Police said Alex Antoine punched the 48-year-old man in the head and made anti-Asian statements.READ MORE: MTA To Start Issuing $50 Fines To Riders Not Wearing Masks
It happened back in May near 26th Street and Broadway.READ MORE: Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Pay Visit To New York City
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Antoine was charged with assault as a hate crime.