I myself had just been abuse, told to go away from a stranger at a store, told to keep my distance by a check out counter employee. Yes sir, thank you Mr.Trump, Asians living in the west is being abuse. I realise now how it must have felt like living in apartheid South Africa.It is not isolated incidents anymore. Just be careful out there.
Asian man spat on in latest coronavirus hate crime in Brooklyn station
A brute spat on an Asian man in a Brooklyn subway station in the latest
The 26-year-old victim was on the Atlantic Avenue 2/3 platform in Downtown Brooklyn at 10:40 a.m. Tuesday when Nicholas Theodore, 19, allegedly spat in his face, police and sources said.
When the victim asked Theodore why he spat on him, he yelled, “You f–king Chinese spreading the coronavirus!,” according to sources.
Theodore then unzipped his jacket and motioned that he had a weapon, saying, “You wanna do this?,” police said.
The victim fled and flagged down two cops, who were able to arrest Theodore, police said.
This is the latest in a wave of suspected hate crimes amid the spread of the coronavirus.
Theodore was charged with aggravated harassment as a hate crime and menacing and was issued a desk appearance ticket.