Authorities Release Sketch of Suspect in Alleged Hit-and-Run Hate Crime at Stanford University

Sketch of hit-and-run suspect at Stanford University.

Authorities in Santa Clara County, California, have released a sketch of a suspect sought in connection with an alleged hit-and-run hate crime that occurred at Stanford University on November 3, 2023. The incident involved an Arab Muslim student who was struck by an SUV on campus while crossing an intersection. The driver reportedly yelled derogatory remarks at the victim before fleeing the scene.

The Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office has opened a hate crime investigation into the incident and released a sketch of the suspected driver based on the victim’s description. The suspect is described as an unshaven white man in his mid-20s wearing a gray top and prescription glasses.

The suspect’s vehicle is described as a black Toyota SUV with front passenger side bumper damage. The victim sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Stanford University has increased security on campus in response to the incident. The Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office is urging anyone with information to come forward by calling 408-808-4500.

 

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