It was a concerning story of a mother in a hijab attacked by a woman wearing a Canada T-shirt in what looked like an example of Islamophobia.
“Saddened to hear about the recent attack on a Muslim woman in London, Ont. This deplorable act has no place in Canada,” tweeted Canadian Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale.
He’s right. Intolerable. But there’s a wrinkle.
“It is not being investigated as a hate crime,” London Police Const. Sandasha Bough said Monday.