An American man beat up a 70 year old Indian woman in the Oregon town of Redmond on New Year’s Eve and faces hate crime charges.
The man named James Lamb is now on a 1 million dollar bond after he was arrested for beating. The man was staying at the motel owned by the woman and he broke into the office and attacked the woman.
The victim was brought to a local hospital for the treatment of broken bones and currently in critical condition but expected to recover.
The charges pressed on the man include bias crime of first degree, one count of second degree assault, one count of second degree burglary, and one count of strangulation.
The Public Prosecutor has assured the community that all applicable charges will be fought and justice will occur in the horrific hate crime.