Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Elias Abuelazam: A racially motivated serial killer?

In the spring and summer of 2010, the city of Flint, Mich., was terrorized by a serial stabber who targeted black men. The attacker also struck in Ohio and Virginia. In all, five were killed and 18 others injured. The chase for the suspect, Elias Abuelazam, went all the way to the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport as he tried to flee the U.S. to Israel.

Slideshow: Hate By State

A geographic breakdown of crimes fueled by one of man’s most basic emotions: Hatred.

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