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Man convicted of burning a Mosque down sentenced to 24 years

The man convicted of burning down a Mosque in Victoria is sentenced. 26-year-old Marq Perez was convicted of hate crime and sentenced to more than 24 years infederal preison for setting fire to the Victoria Islamic Center in January of last year.

A jury convicted Perez in July.

 

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