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  Iyar 7, 5778 , 22/04/18

Jewish man assaulted in Crown Heights

An identifiably Jewish man was beaten and choked while walking home from Shabbat services in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn, JTA reported Sunday.

The Jewish man was walking home from prayer services at about 1:30 on Saturday afternoon. He told CrownHeights.info that he said “good afternoon” to a man who was smoking a cigar on a street corner.

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