Man charged with hate crime for assault on Asian woman in New York’s Chinatown

//Man charged with hate crime for assault on Asian woman in New York’s Chinatown

Man charged with hate crime for assault on Asian woman in New York’s Chinatown

New York City police have charged a man with a hate crime after he was arrested for an unprovoked assault on a 55-year-old Asian woman in the Chinatown area, police said.Alexander Wright, 48, was charged with “assault”, “assault as a hate crime” and “criminal possession of controlled substance”, Detective Annette Shelton said.A video posted on Twitter by New York State Assembly member Yuh-Line Niou, showed a woman falling to the ground after she was punched by a man while walking on the street…

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