Crown Heights – ‘You Homo’: Hasid Charged In Assault of Cross-Dressing Howard Stern Guest

A cross-dresser known for his guest appearances on “The Howard Stern Show” was beaten up in a hate crime, police sources said Sunday.

Elliot Offen, known to Stern fans as “Elegant Elliot,” was outside a Brooklyn synagogue on Eastern Parkway at around 11 p.m. Saturday when a young Hasidic man began chasing him, the sources said.

“You homo, I’m going to cut off your schmeckle!” Nehoray Shabbot, 20, allegedly shouted, using a Yiddish profanity for penis, according to police sources.

Police charged Shabbot on Saturday night with assault as a hate crime and aggravated assault as a hate crime.

The charges include allegations from Sept. 12 that Shabbot punched and kicked Offen, calling him homophobic names in Yiddish, outside Chabad Lubavitch headquarters on Eastern Parkway, police said.

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