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Jordan Hill, 18, of Carpentersville; Tesfaye Cooper, 18, of Chicago; Brittany Covington, 18, of Chicago; and Tanishia Covington, 24, of Chicago; were each charged with aggravated kidnapping, hate crime, aggravated unlawful restraint, aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and residential burglary, according to the Cook County state's attorney. Hill was also charged with robbery and possession of a stolen motor vehicle.
"That's when they tie him up and when the racial slurs and, you know, the deference to his mental capacity starts coming out. That's primarily one of the reasons they were charged with the hate crime," said Cmdr. Kevin Duffin, Chicago Police Dept.
originally posted by: Sublimecraft
a reply to: havok
It is good to see justice prevail, I hope they get the book thrown at them.
LOL - I wonder what CNN racist strategist Simone Sanders has to say about this because in her eyes, it was not racially motivated but resultant from 'Trump' therefore NOT a hate crime - she doesn't know what it is, but it's not a hate crime.
Only violence related to bias against race, religion, disability, sexual orientation, ethnicity, gender, or gender identity are hate crimes.