White guy beat up for dating black girl
In Chicago, city officials and black leaders condemned the attack and offered support to the victim.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel called the assault “sickening,” adding, “There is more to our city than that.”The police superintendent, Eddie Johnson, called the beating “deplorable” and praised the officers who spotted the victim walking on the street and called for an ambulance.
The woman laughs as two men cut the sleeve of the victim’s shirt. Trump and “white people.” Later, a man is seen cutting a patch of hair from the victim’s head, appearing to draw blood in the process.
Officers found the victim wandering bloodied and in distress with Mr.
Hill on Tuesday in a dangerous part of the West Side.
The police were eventually able to link the victim to a nearby report of a battery.
The city had 762 homicides in 2016, the most since the 1990s, a grim milestone that drew the attention of Mr. Hatch said that he had not sensed a racial dimension to the response in his mostly black neighborhood.“Nobody is making excuses for the behavior of these young people,” he said.The victim was treated at a hospital and had been released by Wednesday night.In a Chicago suburb, a brother-in-law of the victim, who identified himself as David, briefly addressed reporters late Thursday.While scrolling through my Facebook newsfeed, I came across a link to a Gawker article that one of my friends reposted.In an essay entitled "The Reality of Dating White Women When You're Black," writer Ernest Baker tackles big topics like Eurocentric beauty standards, the taboo aspect of interracial relationships, and why he dates white women, among others: Why do I date white women?
All four were accused of aggravated kidnapping, hate crimes, aggravated unlawful restraint and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon; they were scheduled to appear in bond court here on Friday. Hill was also charged with robbery, possession of a stolen motor vehicle and residential burglary. Cooper and Brittany Covington were also charged with residential burglary.