Teens beat up their Muslim classmate. Was it about race? Parents and police disagree

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charlotteobserver—A Facebook video from a Boca Raton father showing his 14-year-old daughter being beaten by a group of teens went viral Thursday night. The father says the attack followed relentless bullying because his daughter is Muslim, but the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said it had nothing to do with race.

Teens beat up their Muslim classmate. Was it about race? Parents and police disagree. A Facebook video from a Boca Raton father showing his 14-year-old daughter being beaten by a group of teens went viral Thursday night. The father says the attack followed relentless bullying because his daughter is Muslim, but the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said it had nothing to do with race.