About 5,000 mourners attend Virginia funeral of Muslim teenager – deemed to have died in road rage beating, but feared to have been targeted for her religion

About 5,000 mourners have attended the funeral of a Muslim girl whose beating death, blamed by police on a motorist’s road rage, has some people in her community fearing for their safety.

Nabra Hassanen, 17, was remembered as a shining example of kindness and openness during the services. Some attendees left their cars as traffic overflowed and walked more than a mile to reach the mosque on Wednesday.

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