Monterey Park shooting: Joe Biden mobilzes Full federal support for investigation
Written by Adewale Adeyemi on January 23, 2023
President Joe Biden said full federal support would be mobilised to investigate the Monterey Park shooting as the nation continues “searching for answers”. In a statement, he noted that the Asian-American and Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islanders community was hit hard by the shooting as many celebrated the Lunar New Year, which fell on 22 January.
Monterey Park has a population of about 60,000 with 65% of them being Asians.