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Crime Police: Man attacked, shouted racial insults at woman outside church

19:35  18 october  2019
19:35  18 october  2019 Source:   wcvb.com

Hamden police: 84-year-old woman attacked by raccoon

  Hamden police: 84-year-old woman attacked by raccoon HAMDEN — Police offered safety tips for residents Tuesday after an 84-year-old woman was bitten by a raccoon on Vantage Road. Capt. Ronald Smith said in a release that officers responded to a home on Vantage Road for a report of animal nuisance at approximately 4 p.m. Monday.“The daughter of the 84 year-old resident contacted police and reported that her mother had been bitten by a raccoon. According to the victim, the raccoon ‘attacked’ her and bit her on the hand, while gardening,” said Smith. “Her daughter intervened and prevented further injuries.

Police are looking for a man they say attacked a woman and yelled racial insults Tuesday The woman told police she parked on Dean Road around 7:15 p.m. and was walking outside All The man tried to take the woman 's backpack as he threatened her and shouted racial insults , police said.

Two men were fatally stabbed and another traumatically injured for intervening when a man began shouting racist , anti-Muslim insults , allegedly directed at woman wearing a hijab. In an attempt to de-escalate the situation, three people on the train approached him before the man attacked them.

Police in Brookline are looking for a man who screamed racial insults at a woman as he attacked outside a church.

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Brookline police said at about 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, officers responded to a report of an assault that just occurred in the area of 1773 Beacon St.

A woman told officers she had parked her car on Dean Road near Beacon Street and as she walked toward a church, she was shoved from behind and fell to the ground.

The victim said the man then attempted to remove her backpack while shouting racial insults and threatening further violence, police said.

The victim said she began to fight back, kicking and screaming and her attacker fled, police said.

Woman Hurt In Violent Home Invasion On Fullerton Parkway In Lincoln Park

  Woman Hurt In Violent Home Invasion On Fullerton Parkway In Lincoln Park Police were investigating a violent home invasion on Fullerton Parkway in the Lincoln Park neighborhood Tuesday night. © Provided by CBS Local, a division of CBS Radio IncIt happened around 9:10 p.m. in the Beachwalk Apartments at 420 W. Fullerton Pkwy. just east of Clark Street. The building is mostly made up of studio and one bedroom apartments.Police said the 32-year-old woman was inside her apartment when she heard a knock on the door. When she answered her door, three men rushed into inside.Police said the men hit the woman several times in the head and pointed a gun at her.

Man Shouted Anti-Muslim Insults At Woman , Then Killed Two Men Who Defended Her. In them, the 35-year-old is seen repeatedly shouting racial slurs and giving a Nazi salute. In an attempt to de-escalate the situation, three people on the train approached him before the man attacked them.

The attack , which police are investigating as a hate crime, comes one week after a San Diego man was charged with hate crimes in a separate incident. Kyle Allen, 50, was accused of attacking three Muslim women , including slapping them and pulling on one of their hijabs while telling them to “go

The woman went to the church and contacted police.

The woman described her attacker as a middle-aged black man with a medium build who was approximately 6 feet tall, police said.

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