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Police investigate hate motivated crime

On May 22, rocks were thrown through windows of two residences with anti-Asian messages attached
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NEWS RELEASE
WATERLOO REGIONAL POLICE
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Waterloo Regional Police are investigating after receiving reports of a hate-motivated crime that occurred in Kitchener.

On May 22, 2021, at approximately 5 a.m., officers responded to the area of Siebert Avenue after rocks were thrown through windows of two residences.

Attached to the rocks were Anti-Asian messages that were threatening and offensive.

No one was physically injured as a result of the incident.

Members of the Waterloo Regional Police Service’s General Detectives and Equity, Inclusion and Diversity Unit are investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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