REPORT: Woman assaulted after criticizing another woman’s mask etiquette in Hackensack

HACKENSACK, N.J. – Anxiety over masks continues to rile the country and New Jersey is no exception.

On Thursday, News 12 New Jersey reported that a woman who had recently undergone a liver transplant was assaulted and knocked to the ground after asking another Hackensack Staples patron to wear her mask correctly; the victim suffered a broken left tibia. Similar attacks – perpetrated by those who support masks and those who dod not – have been widely reported across the country.