South Carolina Mayor Insists She Is Victim of Racist Hate Crime, But Police Say the Sticky Substance on Her Car Was Bee Pollen Blown by the Wind

image_pdfimage_print
Darnell Byrd McPherson, the Mayor of Lamar, South Carolina, believed she was victimized by a racist hate crime when she found her car covered in a “yellow, sticky substance.” However, local police have confirmed that the “yellow, sticky substance” was just bee pollen blown by the wind. -GEG

Lamar Mayor Darnell Byrd-McPherson thought she was the victim of a “hate crime” last month after finding her car one morning covered with a “yellow sticky substance.”

In a statement she sent to WPDE in early February, a defiant McPherson said, “Love conquers hate and my husband and I refuse to be intimidated by those who perpetrated this act of vandalism which I classify as an act of hatred.”

She said that during the 70s “crosses were burned in the yard of our home when my Mother was involved with the civil rights movement.”

As WPDE reported, “Byrd-McPherson referenced how bills are being introduced to address hate crimes in the South Carolina General Assembly. She added hate crimes are on the rise in the state.”

Police investigated the incident and determined it was just pollen.

From Newsweek:

“We found it to be pollen,” [Darlington County Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Robby Kilgo] explained in an interview with Newsweek. “There was no reason for us to collect a sample.”

The report that was taken included details of an examination by two sheriff’s officials (a sergeant and a deputy) “immediately came to the conclusion that the substance had a yellowish tint to it and that it’s a type of powder similar to pollen.”

Though the possibility was raised that the car’s mysterious coating could have been pollen and not the result of foul play, McPherson remained convinced someone was behind it.

“It’s something,” she said. “Something that’s sticky that’s stuck to my car and took two different solutions to get it off.”

Kilgo explained that once the mayor was intent that she had been attacked, the local agency referred the matter to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division or SLED.

“Due the suspicion from her of it being a hate crime, we couldn’t say no,” he said.

What a great way to spend police resources.

Read full article here…

Visit our Classified ads.

Check out our Classified ads at the bottom of this page.

Recent stories & commentary

Politics

Dr. Fauci Flip-Flops on Wearing Masks and Ending the Shutdown

May 29, 2020 Gateway Pundit 1

Dr. Fauci and Dr. Birx relied on bogus computer models to frighten politicians into shutting down the country. Last week, after 39-million Americans lost their jobs, Fauci acknowledged that staying closed could cause “irreparable damage!” [Every school child in the country could figure that out, so why did he do it?

Technocracy

Google Canceled Its ‘Smart City’ Plans for Toronto

May 26, 2020 BBC 0

People objected to sensors that would be placed everywhere collecting data on everything. They also were not not comfortable with a private company running their city [Good decision on the sensors, but it is hard to imagine that private-sector crooks would be much worse than public-sector crooks.]

Kakistocracy

Unseen Forces Behind the Rise to Fame and Fortune of Bill Gates

May 26, 2020 James Corbett 0

Gates’ banker father was head of Planned Parenthood and the family was connected to a group of wealthy intellectuals who called themselves Eugenicists. That means they advocated so-called public-health programs that secretly sterilize those who are considered by the elite to be unworthy of procreation.

Classifieds

For classified advertising rates and terms, click here. The appearance of ads on this site does not signify endorsement by the publisher. We do not attempt to verify the accuracy of statements made therein or vouch for the integrity of advertisers. However, we will investigate complaints from readers and remove any message we find to be misleading or that promotes anything fraudulent, illegal, or unethical.

2
Leave a Reply

avatar
2 Comment threads
0 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
2 Comment authors
TomColin Flaherty Fan Recent comment authors
  Subscribe  
newest oldest most voted
Notify of
Colin Flaherty Fan
Guest
Colin Flaherty Fan

Black people are relentless victims of relentless white racism all the time, everywhere and that explains everything. Here’s the video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pE07kB4Nd4E

Tom
Guest
Tom

There’s a kind of evergreen, as I recall, that dumps loads of this stuff every year.