Shooting death of California shop owner over pride flag still under investigation

Posted on AllSides August 22nd, 2023
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The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department has identified the man who shot and killed a business owner after a confrontation over her hanging a pride flag outside her shop. According to the department, on Friday, Aug. 18, Travis Ikeguchi, 27, of Cedar Glen, tore down a pride flag and shouted homophobic slurs before shooting and killing Laura Ann “Lauri” Carleton, 66, outside her Mag.Pi clothing store in Cedar Glen. According to witnesses, Carleton confronted Ikeguchi in the street outside of her Hook Creek Road shop. Ikeguchi reportedly shouted homophobic slurs...

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