Protests outside Vancouver court ahead of Marrisa Shen murder suspect appearance

A man accused of murdering 13-year-old Marrisa Shen appeared briefly in court on Friday.

Ibrahim Ali is charged with first-degree murder in connection with Shen’s death.

Ali wore a light red jail uniform and spoke quietly with an Arabic interpreter but did not address the court, only glancing momentarily at the crowd gathered in the room.

The Chinese community made a good showing today, It made the reporter sad.

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