The Buffalo supermarket massacre is the latest mass shooting authorities say was motivated by hate

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Saturday's massacre successful Buffalo, New York, is the latest wide shooting successful which authorities accidental the fishy was motivated by hate.The suspected shooter, an 18-year-old achromatic man, changeable and killed 10 radical and injured 3 others astatine a supermarket successful a predominantly Black area, authorities said. Eleven of the victims are Black."We'll beryllium assertive successful our pursuit of anyone who subscribes to the ideals professed by different achromatic supremacists and however there's a feeding frenzy connected societal media platforms wherever hatred festers much hate," New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said Saturday.Investigators successful the lawsuit person recovered grounds indicating "racial animosity," Erie County District Attorney John J. Flynn said during a Saturday quality conference. The FBI says it is investigating the incidental arsenic a hatred transgression and a lawsuit of racially motivated convulsive extremism.The onslaught comes amid surging levels of hatred crimes crossed the country. An FBI study published past twelvemonth recovered U.S. hatred transgression reports successful 2020 roseate to the highest level successful 12 years. Also successful 2020, the Department of Homeland Security warned achromatic supremacists were apt to stay the astir "persistent and lethal threat" successful the country.Here are different high-profile massacres successful caller years that authorities person said were fueled by hate.A shooter 'hated the Jewish assemblage and Muslim community'John T. Earnest admitted to a shooting astatine a San Diego country synagogue that near 1 idiosyncratic dormant and 3 others injured successful 2019. In December, Earnest was sentenced to a 2nd beingness condemnation aft pleading blameworthy to a 113-count indictment that included hatred transgression and weapons violations.He was equipped with an AR-15 benignant firearm erstwhile helium entered the crowded Chabad of Poway synagogue and began shooting. He besides admitted to mounting occurrence to a mosque successful adjacent Escondido respective weeks earlier the shooting."The suspect targeted his victims due to the fact that helium hated the Jewish assemblage and Muslim community," Randy Grossman, U.S. lawyer for the Southern District of California, antecedently said."The suspect and his hatred person been silenced. He volition walk the remainder of his days and dice successful prison, portion helium languishes down bars," Grossman said.The deadliest onslaught connected Latinos successful modern US historyPatrick Crusius, the antheral accused of sidesplitting 23 radical and injuring astir 2 twelve others successful a 2019 wide shooting astatine an El Paso, Texas, Walmart store, was indicted connected dozens of national charges, including hatred crimes resulting successful decease and hatred crimes involving an effort to kill.The rampage was the deadliest onslaught connected Latinos successful modern U.S. history.Crusius was accused of sidesplitting and harming the victims "because of the existent and perceived nationalist root of immoderate person," the indictment said. An earlier apprehension affidavit said helium told constabulary his targets were Mexicans.He has pleaded not blameworthy and is yet to basal trial. Lawyers for Crusius person said helium was successful a psychotic authorities aft the shooting and suffers from intelligence disabilities.11 worshippers killed successful a Pittsburgh synagogueIn October 2018, a gunman killed 11 worshippers successful Pittsburgh's Tree of Life synagogue, successful what is believed to beryllium the deadliest onslaught connected the Jewish assemblage successful the past of the U.S., according to the Anti-Defamation League.Authorities said Robert Bowers targeted Jews online and made anti-Semitic comments during the shooting. Later, portion receiving aesculapian care, helium told a SWAT serviceman that helium wanted each Jews to die, according to a transgression complaint.Federal prosecutors filed hatred transgression charges against Bowers, claiming helium utilized anti-Semitic slurs and criticized a Jewish radical connected a societal media tract successful the days starring up to the shooting.Tree of Life synagogue: Remembering the lives lostFederal prosecutors said successful 2019 they would question the decease punishment connected charges that see obstruction of escaped workout connected spiritual beliefs resulting successful death, usage and discharge of a firearm to perpetrate execution and possession of a firearm during a convulsive crime.They said they are justified to question the decease punishment due to the fact that of the relation that Bowers' anti-Semitic views played successful the shooting.He has pleaded not blameworthy and is yet to beryllium tried.A Charleston religion becomes a targetIn June 2015, avowed achromatic supremacist Dylann Roof gunned down 9 African American worshippers astatine the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal religion -- a historical Black religion -- successful Charleston, South Carolina.Roof was convicted of national charges and sentenced to decease successful January 2017. He was the archetypal national hate-crime suspect to beryllium sentenced to death, a Justice Department spokesperson said."Mother Emanuel was his destination specifically due to the fact that it was an historically African American religion of value to the radical of Charleston, of South Carolina and to the nation," then-U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said successful 2015. "On that summertime evening, Dylann Roof recovered his targets, African-Americans engaged successful worship."Roof spent months plotting the attack, Lynch said."He was looking for the benignant of religion and the benignant of parishioners whose decease would, successful fact, gully large notoriety for...his racist views," she said.Attacker who had talked astir a 'racial beatified war'Another spot of worship -- meant to beryllium a refuge -- was the country of wide shooting successful August 2012.An Army seasoned opened occurrence successful a gurdwara -- oregon Sikh location of worship -- successful the Milwaukee suburb of Oak Creek, Wisconsin, sidesplitting six radical and wounding 4 others.Wade Michael Page died of a self-inflicted coiled aft being changeable by a constabulary officer, the FBI said. The shooting came arsenic convulsive attacks connected Sikhs were spiking pursuing September 11, 2001.Then-Attorney General Eric Holder called the onslaught "an enactment of terrorism, an enactment of hatred, a hatred crime."According to a antheral who described himself arsenic an aged Army buddy of Page's, the attacker talked astir "racial beatified war" erstwhile they served unneurotic successful the 1990s.Christopher Robillard, of Oregon, who said helium had mislaid interaction with Page, added successful 2012 that erstwhile Page would rant, "it would beryllium astir mostly immoderate non-white person.

BUFFALO, N.Y. —

Saturday's massacre successful Buffalo, New York, is the latest wide shooting successful which authorities accidental the fishy was motivated by hate.

The suspected shooter, an 18-year-old achromatic man, changeable and killed 10 radical and injured 3 others astatine a supermarket successful a predominantly Black area, authorities said. Eleven of the victims are Black.

"We'll beryllium assertive successful our pursuit of anyone who subscribes to the ideals professed by different achromatic supremacists and however there's a feeding frenzy connected societal media platforms wherever hatred festers much hate," New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said Saturday.

Investigators successful the lawsuit person recovered grounds indicating "racial animosity," Erie County District Attorney John J. Flynn said during a Saturday quality conference. The FBI says it is investigating the incidental arsenic a hatred transgression and a lawsuit of racially motivated convulsive extremism.

The onslaught comes amid surging levels of hatred crimes crossed the country. An FBI study published past twelvemonth recovered U.S. hatred transgression reports successful 2020 roseate to the highest level successful 12 years. Also successful 2020, the Department of Homeland Security warned achromatic supremacists were apt to stay the astir "persistent and lethal threat" successful the country.

Here are different high-profile massacres successful caller years that authorities person said were fueled by hate.

A shooter 'hated the Jewish assemblage and Muslim community'

John T. Earnest admitted to a shooting astatine a San Diego country synagogue that near 1 idiosyncratic dormant and 3 others injured successful 2019. In December, Earnest was sentenced to a 2nd beingness condemnation aft pleading blameworthy to a 113-count indictment that included hatred transgression and weapons violations.

He was equipped with an AR-15 benignant firearm erstwhile helium entered the crowded Chabad of Poway synagogue and began shooting. He besides admitted to mounting occurrence to a mosque successful adjacent Escondido respective weeks earlier the shooting.

"The suspect targeted his victims due to the fact that helium hated the Jewish assemblage and Muslim community," Randy Grossman, U.S. lawyer for the Southern District of California, antecedently said.

"The suspect and his hatred person been silenced. He volition walk the remainder of his days and dice successful prison, portion helium languishes down bars," Grossman said.

The deadliest onslaught connected Latinos successful modern US history

Patrick Crusius, the antheral accused of sidesplitting 23 radical and injuring astir 2 twelve others successful a 2019 wide shooting astatine an El Paso, Texas, Walmart store, was indicted connected dozens of national charges, including hatred crimes resulting successful decease and hatred crimes involving an effort to kill.

The rampage was the deadliest onslaught connected Latinos successful modern U.S. history.

Crusius was accused of sidesplitting and harming the victims "because of the existent and perceived nationalist root of immoderate person," the indictment said. An earlier apprehension affidavit said helium told constabulary his targets were Mexicans.

He has pleaded not blameworthy and is yet to basal trial. Lawyers for Crusius person said helium was successful a psychotic authorities aft the shooting and suffers from intelligence disabilities.

11 worshippers killed successful a Pittsburgh synagogue

In October 2018, a gunman killed 11 worshippers successful Pittsburgh's Tree of Life synagogue, successful what is believed to beryllium the deadliest onslaught connected the Jewish assemblage successful the past of the U.S., according to the Anti-Defamation League.

Authorities said Robert Bowers targeted Jews online and made anti-Semitic comments during the shooting. Later, portion receiving aesculapian care, helium told a SWAT serviceman that helium wanted each Jews to die, according to a transgression complaint.

Federal prosecutors filed hatred transgression charges against Bowers, claiming helium utilized anti-Semitic slurs and criticized a Jewish radical connected a societal media tract successful the days starring up to the shooting.

Tree of Life synagogue: Remembering the lives lost

Federal prosecutors said successful 2019 they would question the decease punishment connected charges that see obstruction of escaped workout connected spiritual beliefs resulting successful death, usage and discharge of a firearm to perpetrate execution and possession of a firearm during a convulsive crime.

They said they are justified to question the decease punishment due to the fact that of the relation that Bowers' anti-Semitic views played successful the shooting.

He has pleaded not blameworthy and is yet to beryllium tried.

A Charleston religion becomes a target

In June 2015, avowed achromatic supremacist Dylann Roof gunned down 9 African American worshippers astatine the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal religion -- a historical Black religion -- successful Charleston, South Carolina.

Roof was convicted of national charges and sentenced to decease successful January 2017. He was the archetypal national hate-crime suspect to beryllium sentenced to death, a Justice Department spokesperson said.

"Mother Emanuel was his destination specifically due to the fact that it was an historically African American religion of value to the radical of Charleston, of South Carolina and to the nation," then-U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said successful 2015. "On that summertime evening, Dylann Roof recovered his targets, African-Americans engaged successful worship."

Roof spent months plotting the attack, Lynch said.

"He was looking for the benignant of religion and the benignant of parishioners whose decease would, successful fact, gully large notoriety for...his racist views," she said.

Attacker who had talked astir a 'racial beatified war'

Another spot of worship -- meant to beryllium a refuge -- was the country of wide shooting successful August 2012.

An Army seasoned opened occurrence successful a gurdwara -- oregon Sikh location of worship -- successful the Milwaukee suburb of Oak Creek, Wisconsin, sidesplitting six radical and wounding 4 others.

Wade Michael Page died of a self-inflicted coiled aft being changeable by a constabulary officer, the FBI said. The shooting came arsenic convulsive attacks connected Sikhs were spiking pursuing September 11, 2001.

Then-Attorney General Eric Holder called the onslaught "an enactment of terrorism, an enactment of hatred, a hatred crime."

According to a antheral who described himself arsenic an aged Army buddy of Page's, the attacker talked astir "racial beatified war" erstwhile they served unneurotic successful the 1990s.

Christopher Robillard, of Oregon, who said helium had mislaid interaction with Page, added successful 2012 that erstwhile Page would rant, "it would beryllium astir mostly immoderate non-white person.

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