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Muslim group calls for charges over ‘hate-motivated assault’ at Masham store

Store staff called police over fight, not hijab-mask issue

Martin Sasseville, owner of the Depanneur Boucherie M.S. in Masham, where an alleged ‘hate-motivated assault’ took place on Aug. 8, blames social media for casting himself and his employees as the bad guys when they were just bystanders. Stuart Benson photo
Martin Sasseville, owner of the Depanneur Boucherie M.S., where an alleged ‘hate-motivated assault’ took place on Aug. 8. Stuart Benson photo

By Stuart Benson


The National Council of Canadian Muslims called for the MRC des Collines Police to lay charges in what they allege to be a “hate-motivated assault” at the Depanneur Boucherie M.S. in Masham on Aug. 8.