9-year-old dressed in religious clothing punched in the face in Williamsburg

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WILLIAMSBURG -

There has been another attack targeting a person of the Jewish faith in Brooklyn. 

Police confirmed a 9-year-old boy was dressed in religious clothing when he was punched several times in the face.

It happened Sunday evening at Throop Avenue and Walton Street in Williamsburg. 

The NYPD's Hate Crime Task Force is investigating. 

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