By COLlive staff
A Jewish woman at a train station in Crown Heights was verbally attacked Monday by a woman who hurled racist slurs and threatened her.
The incident occurred at the Subway station at Utica Avenue and Eastern Parkway on Monday morning.
The Jewish woman was approached by an African American woman who began hurling anti-Semitic remarks at her about her Jewish religion and her wig, worn for religious purposes. The woman also threatened to throw the Jewish woman onto the tracks, police said.
The victim reported to the incident to the police. She was taken to transit district 32 where she filed a report and the case was referred to hate crimes for investigation, police said.