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Anti-Muslim Hate Crime? FBI Investigates Pig's Head Tossed At Philadelphia Mosque Door

  • by: Alan Duke
  • (Tue, 08 Dec 2015 19:43:50 Z)

The FBI is investigating the discovery of a severed pig's head thrown to the door of a Philadelphia mosque early Sunday. Security cameras caught the incident outside the Al Aqsa Islamic Society in which a red pickup truck passed by as the pig's head was thrown onto the sidewalk. Muslims and Jews are forbidden to eat pork.

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Editor-in-Chief Alan Duke co-founded Lead Stories after ending a 26-year career with CNN, where he mainly covered entertainment, current affairs and politics. Duke closely covered domestic terrorism cases for CNN, including the Oklahoma City federal building bombing, the UNABOMBER and search for Southeast bomber Eric Robert Rudolph. CNN moved Duke to Los Angeles in 2009 to cover the entertainment beat. Duke also co-hosted a daily podcast with former HLN host Nancy Grace, "Crime Stories with Nancy Grace" and hosted the podcast series "Stan Lee's World: His Real Life Battle with Heroes & Villains." You'll also see Duke in many news documentaries, including on the Reelz channel, CNN and HLN.

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