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Bullets strike Muslim worship center

Fayette County deputies found that shots had been fired Jan. 8 as they responded to an alarm call at the H.H. Prince Aga Khan Shia Ismaili Jamatkhana located on Flat Creek Trail off Ga. Highway 54 West. Though four windows were damaged, the worship center was unoccupied at the time of the incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact the sheriff’s office at 440-461-6353. Photo/Special.

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