A 20-year-old is arrested by police for spewing anti-Semitic insults at a rabbi and his family at a store in Nassau County. Police arraigned Justin Pichizaca Tuesday on charges of aggravated harassment and menacing. Rabbi Avrumi Fri, who was the target of the tirade, took video of the incident. The rabbi said the altercation Sunday started in the bathroom of Costco in Lawrence, New York .Fri posted: ‘What my actions did was send a clear message to the perp and others like him that we will not stand idly by while Jews are verbally abused’ A man has been arrested for allegedly harassing a Rabbi and his family as they shopped at a Costco in Lawrence, Long Island, on Sunday. The alleged victim of the attack recorded the anti-Semitic barrage on his cellphone. Cops took 20-year-old Justin Pichizaca of Queens into custody Tuesday. Rabbi Avrumi Fri said the attack began when the pair shared the men’s room Sunday. As Fri recorded in view of the suspect, Pichizaca said, ‘the Nazis are going to kill you.’ Moments later, Pichizaca looked at Fri, while referring to his yarmulke said, ‘I’ll smack that off your head.’ Police say Fri’s video led them to Pichizaca. Fri spoke to a manager at the Costco and later contacted the police after a friend said it was a hate crime, Patch.com said.
siehe auch: WATCH: ‘The Nazis will kill you,’ shouts anti-Semite at New York Costco. In Lawrence, New York, an anti-Semite accosted a Jewish man, threatened to pull out a gun, shouted “the Nazis will kill you,” and let loose a string of racial epithets.