Woman Charged in DC Shooting That Police Say May Have Been Motivated By Anti-Gay Bias

Associated Press
March 27, 2012

A 27-year-old woman has been arrested in a shooting at a District of Columbia restaurant this month that police believe may have been motivated by anti-gay bias.

Police on Monday announced the arrest of LaShawn Carson. She’s been charged with aggravated assault while armed in a March 11 shooting at an International House of Pancakes restaurant in Columbia Heights.