Brandon Elliot was arrested early Wednesday. The NYPD has recommended charges of two counts of assault as a hate crime, attempted assault as a hate crime and other charges. The NYPD said Elliot is the man in the photos and videos released Tuesday by the department in their request to identify the individual near the scene Monday. Police previously said the woman was punched and kicked in midtown Manhattan by an attacker who allegedly made anti-Asian statements toward her. The brazen attack was captured on video and released by authorities.
California Man Charged With Hate Crime After Throwing Rocks at Asian Mother and Son
Two Asian women repeatedly attacked with cinder block as they closed Baltimore store
A New York City man out on lifetime parole for murdering his own mother in has been arrested in the vicious attack on a year-old Asian American woman on her way to church near Times Square, police said Wednesday. Cops charged year-old Brandon Elliot with assault and hate crime offenses after officers blanketed the midtown Manhattan neighborhood with wanted posters featuring his photo. Elliot was released from prison in after serving time for murdering his mother 17 years prior, according to an NYPD spokesperson. It goes against every fiber of who we are. Asian-American New Yorkers belong here. Elliot is facing two counts of assault in the second degree as a hate crime and one count of attempted assault in the first degree as a hate crime, according to the district attorney's office.
Convicted Mom Murderer Arrested in Brutal NYC Beating of 65-Year-Old Asian Woman
A man was arrested after two Asian women, ages 66 and 67, were repeatedly attacked with a cinder block at a Maryland liquor store early Tuesday, police said. Daryl Doles, 50, was charged with two counts of aggravated assault, police said. Authorities did not specify whether the incident was being treated as a hate crime. The attack unfolded shortly after midnight at a liquor store in the block of Pennsylvania Avenue in Baltimore, police said.
An older woman buckled to her knees. In broad daylight, on one of the busiest streets in San Francisco, two unsuspecting Asian women, one of them 84 years old, had just been attacked by a man with a large military-style knife, the authorities and witnesses said. Lee, who witnessed the attack on Tuesday afternoon.