Police Release Video Of Brooklyn Anti-Chinese Graffiti Suspect

August 10, 2018 - 2:30 pm

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Police on Friday released new surveillance video of a suspect accused of spray-painting anti-Chinese graffiti in Brooklyn.

In the video, police said the suspect is seen using a stencil to spray paint the graffiti on the wall of the Green Food supermarket on 20th Avenue near 86th Street in Bensonhurst.

The manager of the Green Food Store, Andy Cai, said the suspect actually spray-painted hateful messages at two locations. He believes the man also vandalized at least five other locations in Bensonhurst with the same message.

The suspect was described as a light-skinned male with a cap on his head. He wore a shirt, shorts, sneakers, and he carried a large bag.

Brooklyn Anti-Chinese Graffiti Suspect

Anyone with information should call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS or (888) 57-PISTA for Spanish, log onto the Crime Stoppers website, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.