He said the crowd was egging on the beating with taunts, but the incident did start with a car accident: A man shown in a viral video getting punched and kicked as a crowd yells, “Don’t vote Trump” acknowledges he supports Donald Trump but said Thursday that’s not what started the beating on the West Side the day after the presidential election.David Wilcox, 49, said he was about to turn left from Kedzie Avenue to Roosevelt Road around 1 p.m.A spokeswoman told us: in an interview published 11 November 2016.He told the paper he did vote for Trump, but no one in the crowd could have known that.
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Almost everyone who shared the footage claimed that the attack on the young woman was a racist act carried out by Arabic, Chinese or Indian men.
Armed with a chunk of concrete, several assailants beat Brian Milligan Jr.
“But, he’s traumatised by the incident and it’s tough to communicate with him at this point.” Supt Johnson said: “I think some of it is just stupidity, people just ranting about something that they think might make a headline.
"I don't think that at this point we have anything concrete to really point us in that direction, but we'll keep investigating and we'll let the facts guide us on how this concludes.