Skip to comments.Detroit truck driver out of hospital six weeks after mob beating
Posted on 05/18/2014 6:53:41 PM PDT by windcliff
Reuters) - A driver beaten unconscious by a mob as he tried to help a child he struck accidentally with his truck in Detroit six weeks ago has been released from a hospital, a spokeswoman for the facility said on Saturday.
Steve Utash, 54, who was on a ventilator for about a week after the attack, left Detroit Medical Center's Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan on Thursday, said Cheryl Angelelli, a hospital representative.
Four men are facing attempted murder and assault charges in connection with the attack and a 16-year-old boy faces charges of assault and ethnic intimidation of Utash, who is white. All five defendants are black.
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Oops these are the authors: (Reporting by Jonathan Allen in New York, Editing by Alex Dobuzinskis and Gunna Dickson)
Let me guess...Yahoo news?
any race or color involved?
Is that what a Black-on-White hate crime is called?
It would only have been racism if ... the truck driver had pulled a Ruger nine out of his belly pack and double-tapped all four men and the boy.
“Four men are facing attempted murder and assault charges...”
He beat a mob?
Oh, a mob beat him. Stinks.
We need to follow this one... the men who beat the innocent (except for race) man will not serve enough time to laugh about... Watch and see... it won’t be crap time served.
Four men are facing attempted murder and assault charges”........
Facing the charges and actually being charge is another thing. If odumbo or Holder have anything to do with it they will walk.
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