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Anti-Asian coronavirus hate: Vancouver police seek charges in attack on Chinese dementia sufferer, 92

Vancouver’s deputy chief constable says police are recommending charges against a man who allegedly shouted slurs about Covid-19 as he threw a 92-year-old ethnically Chinese dementia sufferer out of a store, in a high-profile incident more than three months ago.The violent encounter at a 7-Eleven in East Vancouver on March 13, which sent the elder sprawling to the pavement, prompted widespread outrage, and was branded “despicable” and “racist” by police. It was part of a spike in anti-Asian…

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