Monday, May 25, 2015

Darrell Clarke Hate Crime Victim

Daily News crime blog Philly Confidential reports that Councilman Darrell Clarke found Nazi symbols and the letters KKK spray painted on his car this morning. "Some idiot decided for whatever reason they needed to paint a swastika and 'KKK' all over my car," Clarke said. "I couldn't believe it." Police are investigating the incident as a hate crime.

Darrell Clarke Hate Crime Victim

Daily News crime blog Philly Confidential reports that Councilman Darrell Clarke found Nazi symbols and the letters KKK spray painted on his car this morning.

"Some idiot decided for whatever reason they needed to paint a swastika and 'KKK' all over my car," Clarke said. "I couldn't believe it."

Police are investigating the incident as a hate crime.

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