TITLE

White couple charged with attacking 9-year-old black boy in South Carolina

PUB. DATE
February 1996
SOURCE
Jet;2/12/96, Vol. 89 Issue 13, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the arrest of white couple Benjamin and Betty Mims on state charges of second-degree lynching or mob violence after allegedly attacking a black boy in New Zion, South Carolina. Events that led to the punching, kicking, and tying of the boy to a tree; Injuries sustained by the boy; Couple's refusal to undergo a lie detector test.
ACCESSION #
9602162858

 

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