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FBI investigating alleged racist attack at Indiana lake after widely shared Facebook video

USATODAY.com Wednesday, 8 July 2020
The FBI said agents are investigating Vauhxx Booker's report that white men held him while someone said  "get a noose" Saturday night.
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News video: How the FBI investigates hate crimes in wake of alleged racist attack at Monroe Lake

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The video gaining national attention out of Monroe County, Indiana is now the subject of an FBI Hate Crime investigation.

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