The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement Monday that Pinal Patel, 52, and her family were walking to their home when three masked men pointed a gun at them. It states that when Patel protested, he opened fire on the family. Pinal, his wife Roopalben Patel and daughter Bhakti Patel were injured in the incident, the statement said.
Attacks on Indians increased in America
All three were taken to the hospital where Pinal was declared brought dead. According to the statement, the condition of Roopalben and her daughter is said to be stable. The statement said that the assailants fled after the incident. Significantly, attacks on Indians have increased in America. A 23-year-old Indian student died after being shot during a robbery in Chicago on Sunday.