On Dec. 3 around 1 p.m., the suspect allegedly drew three swastikas on a wall inside a construction site at 10 Maiden Lane before fleeing the area, police said.
On Dec. 13 around 6:30 p.m., the man drew a swastika on a pillar at the entrance to City Hall at the corner of Beekman Street and Park Row. The suspect fled southbound on Park Row. Police released surveillance photos and a video depicting the suspect from the incident.
On Dec. 14 around 10:09 p.m., the unknown individual spray-painted a swastika on the Charging Bull statue in front of 25 Broadway before fleeing northbound on Morris Street. A surveillance photo from the scene was obtained by police.
The man is described by police as having a light complexion, last seen wearing a black/gray poncho, black backpack, black jeans and multicolored sneakers. He appears to walk with a limp.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at https://crimestoppers.nypdonline.org/ or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.