Graffiti on the city of Clovis’ only Muslim house of worship prompted swift community response Monday and requests from police for public help in identifying a suspect. (Start with the mosque members)
Eastern New Mexico News The damage consisted of the message “Happy Birthday Jesus Christ from a Real Christan [sic]” in red on the building’s south-facing wall, “Christan [sic]” in red on a sign in the front lawn, and “Trump,” twice on the east-facing front: once on the glass panes of the front door and again to the right of the entrance.
Mahamadu Fuseini has overseen the mosque for about 10 years and said Monday this was the first such incident he knows about. Police said Monday the incident could be considered a hate crime, but declined to say so definitively pending further investigation.