Black Lives Matter demonstrators hit independent journalist over the head with an egg and a soiled diaper, calling her a ‘Trump supporter’ and a ‘Nazi’ after she won’t stop filming protest in NYC’s Madison Square Park
- The alleged victim, 33, had been filming the protesters in Madison Square Park on Sunday when they surrounded her and accosted her for recording them
- Law enforcement source says a Black Lives Matter protest set upon the woman
- The protesters wanted the woman to stop filming, but she wouldn’t
- When she wouldn’t stop filming, the protesters called her a ‘Nazi’ and struck her with an egg and a dirty diaper, police said
- Footage shows members of the group grabbing the woman and causing her to drop her cell phone and umbrella
- Another man sprays the woman with aerosol string and another hits her with a skateboard
Black Lives Matter protesters set upon a 33-year-old woman in a New York park when she wouldn’t stop filming them, calling her a ‘Nazi’, and hitting her over the head with an egg and a dirty diaper, police said.
The woman, who said she was an independent journalist, refused to stop filming the protesters who had gathered at Madison Square Park in New York on Sunday.
When she didn’t, some members of the crowd got angry and surrounded her, accusing her of being a Donald Trump supporter and a ‘fascist’, a law enforcement source told DailyMail.com.
The woman wasn’t injured, police said.
The victim, 33, had been filming Black Lives Matter protesters in Madison Square Park on Sunday when they surrounded her and accosted her when she wouldn’t stop filming them
Police are searching for one suspect who caused the woman to drop her cell phone and umbrella
Footage shows the group gathering around the unidentified woman and shoving her around before she is hit in the head by the egg.
Members of the crowd kept asking the woman who she was working for, and why she was recording, and when she identified herself as an independent journalist, they set upon her, a police source said.
In the commotion, the woman’s cell phone and umbrella were knocked to the ground.
The group chases after the woman as she attempts to flee, catching up to her.
One man sprays the woman with pink aerosol string and then another person hits her with a skateboard.
One man sprays the woman with aerosol string as she tries to flee from the group
Another suspects hits the woman with her skateboard
The clip also shows a third male suspect rubbing a soiled diaper on the woman’s face.
Police said that the suspects fled the scene in an unknown location.
Crimestoppers shared photos of four suspects that they are looking for, including the man who smeared the soiled diaper on the woman and the man who hit her with a skateboard.
Authorities are also looking for the man who sprayed her with aerosol string and the one who knocked her umbrella to the ground.
As of late Friday, the NYPD had made no arrests.
The clip also shows a third male suspect rubbing a soiled diaper on the woman’s face