A man has been charged with murder over the killing of eight folks at massage parlours in Atlanta, Georgia.
Officials cannot nevertheless make sure if the attack, during which six Asian ladies were killed, was racially intended. Four victims were named on weekday.
The suspect, named as Henry M. Robert Aaron Long, faces multiple counts of murder still as assault.
Cherokee County peace officer Frank Sir Joshua Reynolds same the suspect could are a patron and claimed to own a “sex addiction”.
The attack comes amid a pointy dealing in crimes against Asian-Americans.
Four of the victims are known by Cherokee County officers as Ashley Yaun, 33; Paul Andre Michels, 54; Xiaojie Tan, 49; and Daoyou Feng, 44. Elcias R Hernandez-Ortiz was known as having been bruised.