Man Allegedly Yells 'F*** Indians' During Vicious New York City Assault
Huffington Post - 7 months
Here is the video of the hate crime incident committed against my client Gazi Rahman. Why was he arrested? #Queens pic.twitter.com/PHuVUFW98M — (((Ali Najmi))) (@Ali_Najmi) August 8, 2016
QUEENS, N.Y. ― A Bangladeshi-American man called on prosecutors Monday to bring hate crime charges against a man he says viciously attacked him while screaming, “Fuck Indians!”
Gazi Rahman, 46, said he was talking on the phone outside a grocery store on Hillside Avenue near Parsons Boulevard in Jamaica, Queens, on May 7 when Christopher Porr, 39, who he did not know, asked for money.
“I said, ‘I’m sorry I don’t have any money,’ and then he punched me and said, ‘Fuck Indians,’” Rahman recalled at a news conference outside Queens Criminal Court.
Rahman, a U.S. citizen, said he was treated at a hospital for a concussion, a broken nose, and lacerations to his face. A photo shows he lost a significant amount of blood:
When police arrived, they didn’t just arrest Porr. T
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