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Lawsuit accuses Tinley Park firefighters of hate crime for spraying Muslim man with hose
Monday June 02nd 2014, 6:25 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

An African-American Muslim man says white suburban firefighters deliberately soaked him with the hose on their fire truck — simply because of his faith and race. Omar Ali, 30, alleges in a federal lawsuit filed Monday that three Tinley Park firefighters who saw him wearing a turban as he walked home past their fire station on the afternoon of May 6 sprayed him, leaving him “in, fear, wetness ... [News Source]