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2:37 pm
Mon August 20, 2012

Charlotte Sikhs Voice Safety Concerns

A child views photos of the shooting victims in Wisconsin.

Two weeks after a gunman killed six people and himself at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin, Charlotte’s Sikh community voiced its safety concerns Sunday with federal and local law enforcement agencies.

After walking through the front doors of the Sikh temple in Charlotte, the first thing everyone sees is six photos. A sign above them reads, “Remembering the victims.”

Right after the shooting in suburban Milwaukee, local U.S. attorney Anne Tompkins reached out to a Sikh leader in Charlotte.

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