posted on Dec, 8 2004 @ 10:58 AM
A 17 year old black youth was selling magazine subscriptions when he was approached by four white teenagers outside of a Simi Valley shopping mall.
They began to scream racial slurs at the young man, then began to beat him. Several witnesses and security guards intervened stopping the hate crime.
The young man was treated for his injuries and released to his parents.
Four white teenagers who allegedly beat a black youth at a suburban shopping center were booked on suspicion of committing a hate crime, police said
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A young man goes out to sell magazine subscriptions, and he gets accosted by these 4 young men. 4 guys beating 1 - I'm sure they feel like real
Thankfully the injuries were slight, although mentally I'm sure he will be scarred for some time. With all of the terror, and bad news coming into
this country, isn't it about time that we all band together? Not to say we should all be best friends and live in "Barneys World", however beating up
a fellow countrymen due solely to the color of his skin?