Black man beaten in Charlottesville far-right rally charged with felony

Black man beaten in Charlottesville far-right rally charged with felony
 

A black man who was beaten at a far-right rally in Virginia has turned himself in to be formally charged in connection with the incident.
DeAndre Harris, 20, who is accused of unlawful wounding, was taken before a magistrate before being released on an unsecured bond.
Photos and video of Mr Harris being attacked by white men at the 12 August event were widely shared online.
Two alleged assailants were charged with malicious wounding in September.
But many are incredulous that an African-American set upon by white attackers at a far-right demonstration could himself face a criminal case.... read more

 
12 October 2017 in World News, Views: 46
Source: BBC
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