Clarkstown's Shashi Ramsaroop gets jail time for Kaser paintball shooting

Shashi Ramsaroop will spend two months in jail for shooting an orthodox Jewish man in the village of Kaser. (4/2/14)

KASER - A Clarkstown man has been sentenced to two months in jail for a paintball shooting and hate crime attack in the orthodox village of Kaser.

Officials tell News 12 that Shashi Ramsaroop also faces three years probation and a $250 surcharge after pleading guilty to the crime.

Ramsaroop and two others were arrested last summer for shooting an orthodox Jewish man with a paintball gun while shouting ethnic slurs. Charges were dropped against the two other suspects.

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The victim suffered burns and bruises on his torso as a result of the shooting.

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