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Police: Man identified in antisemitic Central Park assault wanted

Police say Perin Jacobchuk, 32, said “Kanye 2024” and made antisemitic remarks as he pushed a 63-year-old man to the ground.

News 12 Staff

Jan 7, 2023, 3:20 PM

Updated 533 days ago

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The NYPD is searching for a man in connection to a violent antisemitic attack that occurred in Central Park last month.
Police say Perin Jacobchuk, 32, said “Kanye 2024” and made antisemitic remarks as he pushed a 63-year-old man to the ground. The victim broke his hand and his tooth during the attack.
Police say the suspect rode away on a bicycle pulling a trailer.
The Anti-Defamation League is offering a reward of up to $75,000 for information leading to his arrest.


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