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A gun range in Arkansas has been declared a Muslim-free zone A gun range in Arkansas has been declared a Muslim-free zone
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. -

The Gun Cave Indoor Firing Range in Arkansas welcomes anyone, except Muslims. 

Jan Morgan, the owner, says she made the decision in the name of safety, writing that the Koran contains 109 verses commanding hate, murder and terror.

Hundreds of fans support her, but not everyone feels the same. One man says he and his father were asked to leave, and they're not even Muslims. They're of Indian descent and are Hindu.

The owner of the range told NBC station KARK that she never asks if someone is a Muslim, or where they're from. Jan Morgan says she makes those decisions based on people's behavior and whether she feels safety would be compromised. She says the two people in question were asked to leave because of that: safety.

The man who says he was turned away from the gun range didn't want his face shown on-camera, but said, "My dad and I just got kicked out of a Muslim-free gun range. I'm not Muslim, I'm just brown."

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