Authorities: Army Vet Thought Muslims Among People in Crash

He faces two hate crime allegations and eight counts of attempted murder.

  • Published 30 May 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An Army veteran who served in Iraq ran his car into a crowd of pedestrians in California because he believed two of the people looked like they were Muslim or Indian, authorities said Thursday. The disclosure came as prosecutors filed two hate crime allegations against 34-year-old Isaiah Peoples. He is also facing eight counts of attempted murder after police said he deliberately plowed his car into people on April 24 at… Read at AP News