The NYPD is looking for three men they say spray-painted the word "Jew" on the front door of a home in the Riverdale section of the Bronx this weekend.
Cops say that they were called to the home, located near West 246 Street and Waldo Avenue, at 8:12 a.m. on Sunday. 77-year-old resident Philip Michael, who is reportedly the father of an assistant state attorney general, showed police the anti-Semitic graffiti, done in white. Police are investigating the incident as a hate crime.
Cops were able to locate video surveillance of the suspects:
According to NYPD, the first suspect is male, slim build; last seen wearing a hooded sweater and shorts; the second is male, slim build, with a backpack; last seen wearing a long sleeved shirt; and the third is male, heavy set, with a backpack; last seen wearing a long sleeved shirt.
Anyone with information in regards 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 or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.