FAR ROCKAWAY, Queens — Police have released video footage of a man who made anti-Semitic remarks after tried to enter a yeshiva in Far Rockaway.
The incident took place at 9:40 a.m. on December 24 at 15-13 Central Avenue.
According to police, the man tried to walk in the yeshiva, but was denied entry by school staff. He then walked over to a vehicle that was stopped in front of the location and made anti-Semitic remarks before spitting into the vehicle through an open passenger window, authorities said.
The 44-year-old woman driving was unharmed.
After spitting, the man fled the scene. He is described as in his 20s and with a slim build.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM [nypdcrimestoppers.com], on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.