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Two teenagers arrested in NYC egg assault on Jewish youth

Two teenagers have been arrested for verbally harassing and hurling eggs at a Jewish teenager in Brooklyn, police stated Wednesday.

The perps, ages 15 and 16, have been arrested and charged with aggravated harassment for the Oct. 24 attack, cops stated.

Their names weren’t launched resulting from their ages.

The boys have been amongst a bigger group of teenagers that approached the 15-year-old sufferer, who was wearing conventional Jewish clothes, on E. 18th St. close to Bay Ave. in Midwood, police stated.

The group screamed, “Free Palestine!” earlier than throwing eggs on the sufferer.

He was pelted with eggs within the again and shoulders, however didn’t get injured within the assault.

Police are nonetheless trying to find the opposite teenagers concerned within the assault.

Anybody with info is requested to name Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS.

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