- Associated Press - Thursday, February 11, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) - New York City police are investigating the assault on a 25-year-old Hasidic man in Brooklyn.

Police say the victim was walking in Crown Heights when he was stabbed in the back on Wednesday. They say when he turned around he saw a man running away from him.

Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce tells WINS-AM that police are looking at the incident as a possible hate crime.

The Anti-Defamation League is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.

The victim suffered a collapsed lung.


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