Tuesday, April 20, 2021

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Video: Attack at north Houston beauty supply store

Two women have been arrested and charged in connection with the attack, which investigators are not calling racially motivated at this time.

HOUSTON — After an attack on a north Houston store owner was caught on camera, the Harris County District Attorney’s Office is working to determine if it was racially motivated.

Jung Kim owns Uptown Beauty Supply on Kuykendahl. She said on March 17, five women came into the store and knocked over some wigs. Kim asked them to stop playing around, and on their way out of the store, her son said he heard one of the

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‘You little Asian girl.’ Beauty store owner attacked by customer in north Harris County

A beauty supply store owner in North Harris County is speaking out after she was attacked inside of her store. The altercation was caught on surveillance video.

Business owner Jung Kim said she was punched in the face by a female customer who hurled racial insults at her as she pummeled her.

“You little Asian girl. That’s what she remembered,” said Sung Jun Lee, the woman’s son.

The attack left Kim bloodied and bruised with a broken nose. Kim said the break is so bad that she needs surgery.

The trouble started after Jung Kim said she asked Keaundra Young,

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