Chicago Man Charged With Hate Crime For Berating Woman Over Puerto Rico Shirt

Jul 13, 2018

On Friday Reuters reported that a Chicago man has been charged with a felony hate crime after a video went viral, showing the man scolding a woman for wearing a T-shirt with a Puerto Rican flag on it. Timothy Trybus was arrested and charged with two counts of felony hate crime, upgrades on previous misdemeanor counts stemming from the incident. In the video, Trybus can be heard shouting at the woman, “You should not be wearing that in the United States of America."