Posted on November 22, 2021

‘What Are You Doing Here, Asian?’: Three Suspects Sought by Police for Group Attack on NYC Man

Sarah Yukiko, Next Shark, November 16, 2021

Three suspects are being sought out in connection with an attack on a 30-year-old Asian man in New York City on October 23.


  • According to the NYPD Hate Crimes Twitter, five people approached the man around 10:30 p.m. near 31st St. and Fifth Ave in Manhattan’s Koreatown.
  • The New York Daily News reported that one of the perpetrators confronted the victim asking, “What are you doing here, Asian?”
  • Three members of the group then allegedly began physically assaulting the victim with their fists and wooden sticks.