Post by Janelle Harris In the grand tradition of an eye for an eye, an 18-year-old black man is being charged with a hate crime after he allegedly attacked a white guy in a Chicago suburb, supposedly because he was angry about the Trayvon Martin case. Police say Alton Hayes III ran up on his victim, who is 19, threatened him with a tree branch, and demanded “empty your pockets, white boy” before rifling through his belongings.
A black teenager has told police he punched a white man to the ground and robbed him because he was angry about the Trayvon Martin case. Alton Hayes III said he smashed his 19-year-old victim to a Chicago suburb road after pinning h... Read Post
The death of teenager Trayvon Martin has sparked racial violence nationwide, including in Chicago where an 18-year-old charged with a hate crime told authorities he attacked his victim because he was angry about the highly-charged F... Read Post