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See It!: Wild Brooklyn Melee Erupts As NYPD Arrests Muslim Teen For Allegedly Taunting Jewish Subway Rider - VIDEO

See It!: Wild Brooklyn Melee Erupts As NYPD Arrests Muslim Teen For Allegedly Taunting Jewish Subway Rider - VIDEO

Stephan Stowe, 17, was charged with harassment after telling Jewish rider ‘They should have killed all of you.’ Police also wrestled a woman to the ground and arrested her after angry onlookers swarmed the station's platform, snapping video and yelling at cops during the incident.

By Shane Dixon Kavanaugh / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
Published: Thursday, April 18, 2013, 2:10 PM
Updated: Thursday, April 18, 2013, 4:08 PM

The attempted arrest of an allegedly hate-mongering teen aboard a Brooklyn subway quickly turned into a wild showdown between cops and a roiled mob, according to sources and video obtained by the Daily News.

The melee began when suspect Stephan Stowe, 17, and a group of eight friends approached a Jewish man wearing a yarmulke aboard a Brooklyn-bound 3 train just before 3 p.m. Monday, police sources said Wednesday.

"Assalamu Alaikum," Stowe said to the man, using a common greeting among Muslims that means, "Peace be with you," court documents allege.

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/melee-erupts-co...

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think I'm going to stay away from large groups of . . .

people--

it's hard to be awake; it's easier to dream--

From what I read, the Muslim kid was

threatening, not just taunting, the man with the prayer shawl.

Israeli police investigating Boston marathon, First amendment

revoked in Brooklyn.

HELL I'D SAY WE SKIPPED MARTIAL LAW AND WENT STRAIGHT TO THE ISRAELI STATE

A true flower can not blossom without sunlight and a true man can not live without love.

SCREW generalization, did

SCREW generalization, did these people instigate anything? not a statement a genuine question were they minding their own business, if so, fuck this bloody witchhunt

All People Are Getting Angry :

At people that fail to show respect to others!

beesting

--and the beat goes . . .

on--

:(

it's hard to be awake; it's easier to dream--