Queens mosque attack

Man charged with attempted murder in hate crime outside Flushing mosque
Man charged with attempted murder in hate crime outside Flushing mosque
Police Maggie Hayes 7/01/2013 at 4:26PM

A November hate crime case has been cracked and a Forest Hills man charged with attempted murder. Late last year, Bashir Ahmad, a devout Muslim from Afghanistan, was attacked and repeatedly stabbed outside of his local mosque, Masjid Al-Saaliheen in Flushing. Bernhard Laufer was arrested and charged in connection with the incident. “He hit me [...]