{FD} Somali immigrant deliberately drove from Seattle for attack outside of Los Angeles synagogue, prosecutor says

A Somali immigrant accused of yelling anti-Semitic slurs and trying to run over two men near a synagogue in Los Angeles was charged Tuesday with a hate crime, as prosecutors said he deliberately drove from Seattle with the intent of committing the attack.

{FD} Somali immigrant yelled slurs, attempted vehicle attack outside Los Angeles synagogue, police say

An apparent hate crime involving a Somali immigrating who allegedly tried to run down two men outside a synagogue in Los Angeles on Friday has spurred a larger investigation involving federal officials to try to figure out what motivated the attack.