hate crime

18-year-old Arrested in Connection to Hate Crime, Assault
18-year-old Arrested in Connection to Hate Crime, Assault
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — A Washington man accused of threatening his roommates with a knife is facing charges of a hate crime and assault. The Bellingham Herald reports 18-year-old Andre Marcel Siftsoff was arrested on charges of first-degree assault, third degree malicious mischief, felony harassment and malicious harassment, which is a hate crime...
Muslim Leaders Call for Hate-crime Inquiry After Student Hit
Muslim Leaders Call for Hate-crime Inquiry After Student Hit
SEATTLE (AP) — Religious leaders are calling for a federal hate-crime investigation after a Muslim student at the University of Washington reported being struck in the face with a glass bottle this month. Arsalan Bukhari, executive director of the Washington chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, says the student, 19-year-old freshman Nasro Hassan, was walking on campus Nov... Read