POLICE REPORT: Suspect McCowan picked up one of the buttons from Gladney's table and said, 'Who's sellin [sic] this shit?' Victim Gladney stated, 'I'm not selling anything. It's free.' At this time, Suspect McCowan said, 'What kind of nigger are you?' Suspect McCowan then reached across the table and punched Victim Gladney in the face. Victim Gladney added that Suspect Molens grabbed him from behind, at which time he was struck several times and taken to the ground. At this time he was struck several more times....
~Read the Full Report to see ALL witness point to the SEIU employees provoked the fight with the racial slur.
Answer by grlygrlz2 at 1:06 PM on Nov. 11, 2009
According to how some of the posters on this forum define hate crime, I would say so.
Answer by QuinnMae at 1:11 PM on Nov. 11, 2009
Answer by mamakirs at 1:13 PM on Nov. 11, 2009
Answer by grlygrlz2 at 1:17 PM on Nov. 11, 2009
Answer by tnmomofive at 1:17 PM on Nov. 11, 2009
Answer by tnmomofive at 1:18 PM on Nov. 11, 2009
Answer by mamakirs at 1:20 PM on Nov. 11, 2009
I think everyone needs to email Bob McCulloch, the St. Louis DA,to see if he is going to prosecute as a hate crime. Or might he try to cover-up SEIU’s crime?
Answer by grlygrlz2 at 1:21 PM on Nov. 11, 2009