PHOENIX (KSAZ/AP) - Two Arizona women accused of taking pamphlets and other items from a Tempe mosque pleaded not guilty in court on Thursday.
Authorities say 32-year-old Tahnee Gonzales of Glendale and 51-year-old Elizabeth Dauenhauer of Phoenix filmed themselves and their children at the Islamic Community Center on March 4 as they spouted hate speech while they removed flyers and Qurans.
A video posted on Gonzales' Facebook page shows the women and their children walking past the mosque's no-trespassing sign.
In the video, the women described Muslims as "Satan worshippers" and made other derogatory remarks about Muslims.
One of the women shouted insults at a man outside the mosque who described himself as a practicing Muslim.