first_imgSeparately on Monday, a man was charged with assault for shooting a demonstrator in Seattle after he drove his car up to a march and was surrounded by protesters, according to King County jail records.Nikolas Fernandez was captured by a bystander’s video shooting a protester who had reached into his car. The protester was hit in the arm and treated at a hospital.Fernandez quickly exited his vehicle and brandished a gun, then dashed through the crowd and turned himself over to police who were monitoring the rally.Fernandez is being held on a $200,000 bond. Virginia prosecutors said on Monday a man facing charges for driving his pickup truck into racial equality protesters is a local leader of the Ku Klux Klan.Harry H. Rogers, 36, was charged with assault and battery, malicious wounding and felony vandalism, the Henrico County police department said in statement on Monday.The statement says Rogers on Sunday night drove through a crowd blocking a street near Richmond, Virginia, and protesting the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in Minneapolis police custody. One person was hit by Rogers’ vehicle, but not seriously injured. Henrico Commonwealth’s Attorney Shannon Taylor said in a statement on Monday that Rogers “by his own admission and by a cursory glance at social media, is an admitted leader of the Ku Klux Klan and a propagandist for Confederate ideology.”The Richmond CBS TV affiliate WTVR aired archive footage it had of Rogers from past years, wearing KKK robes and waving a Confederate flag.Taylor said prosecutors were investigating to see if hate crimes should be applied to the case.It was not immediately known if Rogers has an attorney.center_img Topics :last_img read more

first_imgLast night in London, McElhinneys proved again their retail dominance not only in Ireland but in the UK.The Ballybofey store picked up the prestigious awards at the Stars Underlines Best Shop Awards for Best Independent Department Store in UK and Ireland.The awards acknowledges exceptional retailing and customer service standards with McElhinneys coming out on top from over 500 nominations. A very glamorous Dana McMahon and Lorna McGinley pick up the award on behalf of the Store and the Lingerie Department.Their lingerie stock is also available to view online at www.mcelhinneys.com   McElhinneys celebrate another big win in London was last modified: November 15th, 2016 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more