State Police investigate possible hate crime in Burlington

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BURLINGTON, Conn (WTNH) – State Police are looking into whether the vandalism of a car in Burlington was actually a hate crime.

According to investigators, the incident occurred on Sunday, April 30th on South Main Street. Upon initial investigation, it appeared to be a random act of criminal mischief in which the car did not sustain any permanent damage.

However, after police investigated further, they determined that more information is needed to see if a bias or hate crime act was committed. There have been no arrests and the case remains under investigation.

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