Prosecutors add hate crime charge for man accused of attacking Sikh store owner in Lakewood

July 22, 2020

Prosecutors have added a hate crime charge to 16 other counts a man faces after he allegedly ran over a Sikh store owner in Lakewood In late April.

Eric Breemen, 36, faces 17 counts, including a felony bias-motivated crime charge and attempted murder, in connection with the alleged attack on Lakhwant Singh on April 29.The First Judicial District Attorney’s Office said that its investigators, along with FBI investigators, recently interviewed Singh after he was released from the hospital 65 days after the incident occurred.

Source: Prosecutors add hate crime charge for man accused of attacking Sikh store owner in Lakewood - Denver 7