Andrew Yang and Bill de Blasio express their horror in a video of the mistreatment of older Asian women

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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and mayoral candidate Andrew Yang expressed their anger on Tuesday that no one intervened to help an elderly Filipino woman who was gruesomely attacked in Manhattan on Monday.

“ Like so many other people, I woke up to a horrifying video of an Asian woman who was horribly beaten for no reason other than her race, ” Yang, currently considered the favorite to succeed de Blasio, told Brooklyn on Tuesday. .

“An elderly Asian woman walking the streets of Hell’s Kitchen could easily have been my mother, because that’s where we live.

“And so when I saw this video, that was who I was thinking about.”

Yang’s comments were reported by the New York PostThe former Democratic Party presidential candidate is vying to be the first-ever mayor of Asian descent to take over City Hall.

Government officials in New York City showed horror and shock after surveillance evidence emerged Tuesday of a 65-year-old Asian woman who was attacked by an attacker on Monday in a random assault in the Hell's Kitchen section of Manhattan.  The image above shows the unidentified attacker stomping on the victim.  He reportedly told her: 'F *** you, you don't belong here'

Government officials in New York City showed horror and shock after surveillance evidence emerged Tuesday of a 65-year-old Asian woman who was attacked by an attacker on Monday in a random assault in the Hell’s Kitchen section of Manhattan. The image above shows the unidentified attacker stomping on the victim. He reportedly told her: ‘F *** you, you don’t belong here’

The suspect was also clearly caught on a security camera while walking away from the scene

The suspect was also clearly caught on a security camera while walking away from the scene

The suspect was also clearly caught on a security camera while walking away from the scene

A police officer will hang a sign on Tuesday with a reward for information about the suspect

A police officer will hang a sign on Tuesday with a reward for information about the suspect

A police officer will hang a sign on Tuesday with a reward for information about the suspect

He made the comments just after horrific surveillance footage emerged showing the 65-year-old victim being brutally assaulted while on her way to church in broad daylight Monday.

The video – from a previously unseen angle – shows the victim being pushed to the ground and kicked in the head by an unknown passer-by.

It shows that she walked up to the man in the moments before he attacked her. He reportedly told her, ‘F *** you, you don’t belong here.’

Two construction workers who witnessed the incident have been suspended for not doing anything to help her, it was also revealed on Tuesday.

The mayor, de Blasio, called the video “absolutely disgusting and scandalous” and said it was “absolutely unacceptable” that witnesses should not intervene.

New images emerged Tuesday of an Asian woman being knocked to the ground and beaten viciously on her way to church in Manhattan

New images emerged Tuesday of an Asian woman being knocked to the ground and beaten viciously on her way to church in Manhattan

New images emerged Tuesday of an Asian woman being knocked to the ground and beaten viciously on her way to church in Manhattan

The video - from a previously unseen angle - shows the 65-year-old victim being pushed to the ground and kicked in the head by an unknown passerby during the brutal daylight attack

The video - from a previously unseen angle - shows the 65-year-old victim being pushed to the ground and kicked in the head by an unknown passerby during the brutal daylight attack

The video – from a previously unseen angle – shows the 65-year-old victim being pushed to the ground and kicked in the head by an unknown passerby during the brutal daylight attack

Mayor Bill de Blasio is pictured above in Queens on Saturday

Mayor Bill de Blasio is pictured above in Queens on Saturday

Andrew Yang was pictured above in Brooklyn on Tuesday

Andrew Yang was pictured above in Brooklyn on Tuesday

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (seen on Saturday left in Queens) and hopeful Mayor Andrew Yang (seen on Tuesday right in Brooklyn) condemned the attack and the failure of nearby witnesses to intervene and assist the victim

“ I don’t care who you are, I don’t care what you do, you have to help your fellow New Yorker, ” de Blasio said in his daily newsletter on Tuesday.

‘If you see someone being attacked, do what you can. Making noise. Shout what’s happening. Go and try to help. Call for help immediately. Call 911.

This is something where we should all be part of the solution. We cannot just stand back and watch a horrific act. ‘

Previous CCTV footage of the guards’ workplace had captured the moment the suspect stomped her head and face at least three times.

According to a video of the attack, the two people who appeared to be security guards walked into the door frame and one of them closed the door while the woman was on the floor.

In a statement Tuesday, the Brodsky organization – the management company for the building – said: “ Staff who witnessed the attack have been suspended pending an investigation in conjunction with their union.

“The Brodsky organization is also working to identify a third-party delivery provider that will be present during the incident so that appropriate action can be taken.”

They added that they “condemn all forms of discrimination, racism, xenophobia and violence against the Asian-American community.”

The attack comes amid a national spike in anti-Asian hate crimes. The NYPD says 33 hate crimes have been committed with an Asian victim so far this year.

The 65-year-old woman was randomly attacked just before noon on Monday

The 65-year-old woman was randomly attacked just before noon on Monday

The 65-year-old woman was randomly attacked just before noon on Monday

In the original footage, one of the men working in the building appeared to be opening packages while the attack was going on.

At one point, a second guard could see the front door of the property where the couple were working closing, completely ignoring the woman who had just been the victim of a brutal attack.

Neither decided to pursue the suspect who was still being hunted by the police with a reward offered for information.

The unidentified suspect is said to have made anti-Asian statements when he hit and kicked the 65-year-old woman on West 43rd Street near Ninth Avenue just before noon, the NYPD said.

Protesters pictured outside 360 ​​West 43rd Street in Manhattan on Tuesday

Protesters pictured outside 360 ​​West 43rd Street in Manhattan on Tuesday

Protesters pictured outside 360 ​​West 43rd Street in Manhattan on Tuesday

The police are hunting the suspect in the shocking video.  Police Commissioner Dermot Shea called Monday's attack 'disgusting'

The police are hunting the suspect in the shocking video.  Police Commissioner Dermot Shea called Monday's attack 'disgusting'

The police are hunting the suspect in the shocking video. Police Commissioner Dermot Shea called Monday’s attack ‘disgusting’

‘F *** you, you don’t belong here’, the man is said to have yelled at the woman according to sources as reported by the New York Post.

The woman was taken to NYU Langone Hospital in stable condition after suffering a pelvic fracture.

The suspect was also clearly caught on a security camera as he walked away from the scene and appeared to be wearing striking blue pants, a maroon scarf and a beige vest.

The NYPD’s Hate Crime Task Force is now investigating the incident.

The NYPD is offering a $ 2,500 reward for information leading to an arrest

The NYPD is offering a $ 2,500 reward for information leading to an arrest

The NYPD is offering a $ 2,500 reward for information leading to an arrest

Police Commissioner Dermot Shea called Monday’s attack “disgusting.”

“I don’t know who attacks a 65-year-old woman and leaves her like that on the street,” Shea said on TV station NY1 on Tuesday.

Shea recently said the agency would increase its reach and patrols in predominantly Asian communities.

According to a report by Stop AAPI Hate, more than 3,795 incidents were reported to the organization from March 19, 2020 to February 28, 2021. The organization said this number is “only a fraction of the number of hate incidents that actually take place.”

Protesters pictured outside 360 ​​West 43rd Street in Manhattan on Tuesday

Protesters pictured outside 360 ​​West 43rd Street in Manhattan on Tuesday

Protesters pictured outside 360 ​​West 43rd Street in Manhattan on Tuesday

Shea recently said the agency would increase its reach and patrols in predominantly Asian communities. According to a report by Stop AAPI Hate, more than 3,795 incidents were reported to the organization from March 19, 2020 to February 28, 2021. The organization said this number is “only a fraction of the number of hate incidents that actually take place.”