“BLM Kidnapping” Suspects Charged With Hate Crimes For Facebook Live Attack

The 4 black suspects who police say assaulted a white mentally challenged man were dealt multiple felony and hate crime charges in the wake of the Chicago attack, which was live streamed on Facebook.

brittany-herringThe incident spawned a trending hashtag – #BLMKidnapping – on Twitter last night.

As reported yesterday, the attack was streamed to Facebook live by a female – apparently named Brittany Covington – who is among those charged. The suspects are shown beating and kicking the bound and gagged white man and cutting into his scalp while screaming “Fuck Donald Trump” and “Fuck white people.”  The suspects also appear to use illicit drugs throughout, reference “Jihad”, and force the man to drink toilet water.

Jordan Hill, 18, of  Carpentersville, is charged with aggravated kidnapping, hate crime, aggravated unlawful restraint, aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, robbery, possession of a stolen motor vehicle and residential burglary.

Tesfaye Cooper, 18,  of Chicago, is charged with aggravated kidnapping, hate crime, aggravated unlawful restraint, aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and residential burglary.

Brittany Covington, 18, of Chicago, is charged with aggravated kidnapping, hate crime, aggravated unlawful restraint, aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and residential burglary.

Tanishia Covington, 24,  of Chicago, is charged with aggravated kidnapping, hate crime, aggravated unlawful restrain and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.

The full 30 minute video is below for as long as YouTube allows it to remain active.  Warning: It is very difficult to watch, but very instructive as to where we are in America today.