A GoFundMe.com page, set up to help defray the medical expenses of the victim, identified as Asma Jama, had surpassed $9,500 by late Friday.

Minnesota Woman Brutally Assaulted For Speaking Swahili In Applebee’s

Burchard-Risch and her husband were at the restaurant Oct. 30 when they got upset over hearing someone speaking a foreign language in the next booth, according to the criminal complaint.