Police are investigating a Manhattan bias attack during which a woman hit another woman in the face with a metal makeup box.
Video shows the suspect holding the metal box she allegedly used in the unprovoked attack.
It happened on Warren Street between Broadway and Greenwich in Tribeca just before noon on May 31.
Police say the suspect made an anti-white statement to the 57-year-old woman before hitting her in the face.
She allegedly said, “You white (expletive), take that!”
The suspect took off walking westbound.
The victim suffered a cut to her face and sought treatment at NYU Langone Medical Center.
The suspect is described as 30 to 40 years old, last seen wearing a blue jacket, light colored pants. She carried a black shoulder bag and a silver and black metal box.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
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