Four Black Teenage Girls Charged with Brutal Anti-Asian Attack on Philadelphia Train

SEPTA police are working with the School District of Philadelphia and the city’s Human Relations Commission to investigate a racist attack against four Asian high school students on the Broad Street Line. The fight broke out shortly after school on Wednesday, causing deep concern from parents and officials on student safety. During a press conference Thursday afternoon, SEPTA Police Chief Thomas Nestel said the four suspects, who range in age from 13 to 16, could face multiple charges, including ethnic intimidation and aggravated assault.

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