The 26-year-old man was reportedly filmed hurling ’N**ger b**ch shut your mouth!’ at a black woman before sucker punching her in the face. The man was caught on video outside a bar in the early hours of Sunday, stumbling and scuffling with other patrons. The 23-year-old victim was reportedly passing by with a friend when she heard the 26-year-old man and others around him screaming ‘F***ing n**gers.’
The 26-year-old man has been identified as a chapter leader in a far right extremist group in Ohio. His name is Andrew Walls and he is now charged with assault after he was filmed hurling racist slurs at a black woman over the weekend before sucker punching her in the face, per reports.
The 23-year-old victim, Cameron Morgan, was reportedly passing by with a friend when she heard Walls and others around him screaming ‘F***ing n**gers.’
The victim reportedly told her dad that she confronted the suspect after realizing she was the only Black person around, according to reports.
Her father, David Lee Morgan Jr., reportedly recorded the conversation.
The 26-year-old suspect pointed his finger at the victim and repeated the racist slur, adding: ‘B**ch, shut your mouth.’ Then suddenly the man punched Morgan directly in the face, with a loud thud heard.
According to the police officials, the 23-year-old victim was taken to a hospital and treated for concussion and a split lip. Witnesses told investigators that Walls reportedly had a gun under his shirt.
According to reports, the fight didn’t end there. The 26-year-old suspect then proceeded to drag Morgan into the street by her hair.
The video was shared on social media and activists identified the assailant as the vice president of the A-C chapter of the Proud Boys.
The 26-year-old suspect was arrested and taken into custody on Sunday. He was charged with possessing a firearm while intoxicated and assault. Authorities are also considering an added ethnic intimidation charge.
According to reports, the Proud Boys reportedly have close ties to white supremacist groups and other extremists, and violence is literally written into their rules.
Who is this man? Says he is a cop. Him and his friends were punching girls and using racial slurs pic.twitter.com/606a2ZLnfw— alisha (@alishahoward_) February 27, 2022