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Hispanic Male Arrested for Pointing Gun at Jewish Man in Brooklyn

A man was arrested Thursday morning after he pointed a handgun at a Jewish man in the Borough Park neighborhood of Brooklyn. The Borough Park Shomrim received a call from the man who was threatened and notified the NYPD of the incident. The Shomrim followed the suspect until police arrived to arrest him.

The suspect is reportedly a Hispanic man in his 40s. The NYPD Hate Crimes Unit has been requested to investigate the incident as a possible hate crime.

The incident comes two days after four people, including two hasidic Jews, were murdered in a suspected anti-Semitic shooting attack at a kosher supermarket in Jersey City, New Jersey.

Source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/273080