Conflicting stories over Compton strip mall confrontation

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Tensions are high in Compton, where a protest left deputies injured and several people arrested. But there are conflicting stories about what started it all.

A perceived act of discrimination at a Compton beauty supply store erupted in a brawl.

Black Panther demonstrators say the incident was triggered when a black woman said she was disrespected by an Asian owner of a beauty supply store.

It's a hot button issue for protesters. Watch the video above for Miriam Hernandez's report.
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