Jasmine Renee Campbell Bio
Jasmine Renee Campbell accused of bias crime against a foreign exchange student in a November 2019 incident. Jasmine allegedly ripped a Muslim woman’s hijab from her head at a light rail station in Portland on November 12
Jasmine Renee Campbell, 23, failed to appear in court on Friday following the shocking Islamophobic attack, which took place at a Portland MAX light rail station on November 12.
The attack has been condemned by local officials, with Musse Olol, Vice Chair of the Muslim Advisory Council for the Portland Police Bureau telling KGW: ‘It’s very sad to see, and it underscores the fear that a lot of women who wear hijabs in this city have right now.
Key Facts You Need to Know
- Jasmine Renee Campbell, 23, allegedly ripped off the hijab of a Muslim woman from her head at a light rail station in Portland on November 12.
- According to court documents, Campbell strangled the woman with religious dress.
- Subsequently, Campbell undressed and rubbed the hijab on his exposed genitals before the surprised spectators called the police.
- She has now been accused of hate crimes by a grand jury, but was unable to appear in court on Friday and now there is an arrest warrant against her.
Jasmine Renee Campbell Age
She is 23 years old.
Jasmine Renee Campbell Allegations
According to court documents on November 12, at around 7:20 pm, the victim was at a TriMet MAX station on SW Yamhill St when Campbell allegedly approached her, attacked her and started to take off her clothes and became completely naked except for a leather jacket. Campbell allegedly danced with the hijab and rubbed it on intimate parts of her body and between her legs, mocking the victim and her religion. Around that time, police arrived on the scene and witnessed it happening, documents say.
Jasmine Renee Campbell Victim
The victim, a 24-year-old foreign exchange student from Saudi Arabia, says that Campbell approached her and grabbed her hijab. Campbell allegedly tried to choke the victim using the hijab, before forcibly taking the hijab from the victim.
Jasmine Renee Campbell Arrested
Campbell was arrested on December 13 for unrelated charges, but after failing to appear at her court date on Jan 3, there is still an active warrant on this case, according to court documents.
Jasmine Renee Campbell Charges
Jasmine has been charged with hate crimes after she allegedly tore a hijab off a Saudi Arabian lady’s head and rubbed it against her exposed genitals.
If you are the victim of a bias crime assault or you are witnessing one, immediately call 911. If you are the victim of a bias crime and the suspect is no longer present or if you have information about a bias crime committed in the past, call the non-emergency line at 503-823-3333.