According to TMZ, Nichole Anderson, and David Nelson, the couple in the viral video from last weekend seen painting over a Black Lives Matter mural in Martinez, CA, were recently charged with a hate crime for their actions. The couple is also facing charges that include violating civil rights and committing vandalism along with possession of tools to commit vandalism or graffiti.
A couple spent the 4th of July painting over a portion of the Black Lives Matter street mural in downtown Martinez. It happened about 2:30 this afternoon and a bystander captured it on video. Caution: graphic language #BLM #BlackLivesMatter #FourthofJuly pic.twitter.com/Kq8PuXgJ44
— Jodi Hernandez (@JodiHernandezTV) July 5, 2020
A undercover officer named Rogers is the only one who can get in close enough to the criminals that terrorize neighborhoods with drugs and violence. However, he finds himself becoming part of the problem as he almost becomes what he’s trying to bring down.