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Asian American student attacked at John Hopkins University

Police on the John Hopkins University campus in Baltimore are investigating an an attack on an Asian American student there, reports CBS 13.

Authorities say the suspect used anti-Asian slurs while shoving the woman victim to the ground.

A companion of the victim was also abused, according to Fox Baltimore.

Police describe the suspect as being in a behavioral health crisis and declined to make an arrest.

“We condemn this apparent bias-motivated attack and express solidarity with the AAPI community in Maryland and nationwide as Asian Americans face an increasing level of bigotry,” said CAIR’s Maryland Director Zainab Chaudry in a statement sent to AsAmNews.

The victim suffered minor injuries.

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