The young man who was the target of a brutal assault outside of an Atlanta area neighborhood store spoke out for the first time Wednesday.
Brandon White, 20, was apparently targeted because of his clothing and a group of men assaulted him without provocation, yelling gay slurs throughout the attack.
[READ: Man Assaulted For Wearing Skinny Jeans – Hate Crime Investigation Underway – VIDEO]
White bravely came forward to address the beating he suffered, which became a viral video after being recorded by the gang of thugs.
“I don’t bother anyone. I felt that if a straight person could walk to the store and not have a problem, I should be able to do the same thing.”
White initially planned to keep silent about the attack but decided to speak out after video of the attack went viral, explaining he doesn’t want his attackers to get the last word. [*Amen!*]
Details + video of White’s press conference below… Continue Reading…
A shocking video recently went viral that showed members of an Atlanta street gang filmed beating a man because he was wearing skinny jeans.
Surveillance video from the JVC Grocery, located in the Pittsburgh neighborhood of SE Atlanta, shows a young man (dressed in all black) walking into a store while looking down at his
cell. As he comes out of the store, several men ambushed and brutally attacked him without cause.
In the video, the men are clearly yelling “No F*ggots in Jack City” as they assault the innocent teen.
[Sidebar: I totally blame
Marko Marlo Hampton for her casual use of that same “F” word on national television. But I digress…]
The victim, who has not been disclosed, has reportedly not stopped crying since the beating and family members say he was too afraid to report the crime to the police.
It was the attention from the disturbing viral video that got investigators interested in finding the perpetrators of this senseless crime.
Details + the disturbing video footage below… Continue Reading…