Category: Naveed Haq

Seattle protects temples, mosques after ‘hate’ killing

Suspect arrested; five hospitalized, three in critical condition SEATTLE, Washington (CNN) — Seattle police are beefing up security at temples and mosques Saturday after a woman was killed in a suspected hate crime linked to the Middle East crisis. Police Chief Gil Kerlikowske said a Muslim gunman killed a woman and wounded five others at a Jewish center in Seattle, Washington, Friday afternoon, and police were protecting mosques as well as synagogues out of fears of retaliation. A U.S. citizen, Naveed Afzal Haq, has been arrested and booked on a charge of murder and five charges of attempted murder. (Watch