Brittany Covington, Jordan Hill, Tanishia Covington, and Tesfaye Cooper wanted the world to know what they did to a white teen. They streamed their horrific abuse live on Facebook.
Now, everybody knows and they've been charged with a hate crime and a litany of felonies.
Here are their mug shots:
Brittany Covington pic.twitter.com/OUtsAG9tgp— Chicago Police (@Chicago_Police) January 5, 2017
Jordan Hill pic.twitter.com/7n7ngF6BjR— Chicago Police (@Chicago_Police) January 5, 2017
Tanishia Covington pic.twitter.com/xzF28Q56Wy— Chicago Police (@Chicago_Police) January 5, 2017
Tesfaye Cooper pic.twitter.com/51kOhUmKPH— Chicago Police (@Chicago_Police) January 5, 2017
Four suspects have been charged in connection with the attack on a special-needs teen that was streamed on Facebook Live.How could they do what they did?
Jordan Hill, 18; Tesfaye Cooper; 18; Brittany Covington, 18; and Tanishia Covington, 24, have each been charged with a hate crime, felony aggravated kidnapping, aggravated unlawful restraint and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.
Hill, Cooper and Brittany Covington also face charges of residential burglary. Hill also faces charges of possession of a stolen motor vehicle.
They are responsible for their actions. They aren't victims. They have no excuses.