Autistic black teen got lost running a 5K — and was assaulted by a man who feared getting mugged – The Washington Post


Coleman said the Rochester police relayed MacDonald’s explanation to her — noting that it had been black youths who had allegedly broken into MacDonald’s car — and she was aghast that this could be used to justify an attack on Chase. “I said, impossible. That’s a lie. Chase don’t even know how to defend himself. What? He can barely ride a bike,” Coleman said. “[Chase] was in a uniform. He had a number pinned to him. How did you think that he was out trolling to steal your car? … You can’t tell me that it wasn’t because my son wasn’t black.

Source: Autistic black teen got lost running a 5K — and was assaulted by a man who feared getting mugged – The Washington Post

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