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Police: Punk drew swastika, ‘Die yuppies’ in wet cement

Police are looking for a sketchy character who drew the words “Die yuppies” and a swastika in wet cement in Bushwick in the early morning hours of Jan. 29.

Authorities released video of their suspect, which appears to show a long-haired punk in a leather jacket, skinny jeans, and a plaid shirt hopping a construction fence on Myrtle Avenue, between Stanhope Street and Wilson Avenue, at around 1:45 am.

Cops describe the vandal as standing around 5-foot-11 and weighing 150 pounds.

Authorities ask anyone with information about the guy to call (800) 577–8477, or submit tips by logging ontowww.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or by texting 274637 followed by TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.

Reach deputy editor Ruth Brown at rbrown@cnglocal.com or by calling (718) 260–9309. Follow her at twitter.com/rbbrown.

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