Police: Woman accused of making anti-Muslim statements against woman wearing hijab

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Police say a woman sitting behind a woman wearing a hijab on a bus in Bensonhurst is accused of making anti-Muslim statements to her Friday.

They say the woman also spat on the 18-year-old woman and threw a cup of soda at her on a B6 MTA bus.

Investigators tell News 12 the suspect then got off the bus at Bay Ridge and Bay Parkway.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

 

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