Amrik Singh Bal, a Sikh man who was attacked while waiting for a ride to work.

Sikh Man Hit By Car, Brutally Beaten In Latest Islamophobic Hate Crime

This is not the first time Fresno police have investigated an attack on a Sikh man as a hate crime. In May 2013, 82-year-old Piara Singh was attacked outside the Nanaksar Sikh Temple in south Fresno by a man who later allegedly made inflammatory comments about Muslims.