University of Illinois Student Arrested on Hate Crime Charges After Hanging Noose In On-Campus Elevator — Atlanta Black Star

A University of Illinois student accused of fashioning a noose and hanging it inside an on-campus elevator is now facing felony hate crime charges in the incident.

Campus police arrested 19-year-old Andrew M. Smith on Monday “after an interview with police at his residence hall,” according to a statement from the university. Smith was also booked on misdemeanor disorderly conduct charges, however, officials said the charges could be amended as the court proceedings move forward. https://atlantablackstar.com/2019/09/05/university-of-illinois-student-arrested-on-hate-crime-charges-after-hanging-noose-in-on-campus-elevator/

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