Missouri – The person who sucker-punched a 12-year-old little one dancing on a sidewalk final summer was sentenced to 7 years in jail.
Final July two boys had been street dancing in Cape Girardeau, MO with their teacher Michael ‘Crank’ Curry.
That’s when a automobile pulled over, a black man jumped out and he sucker-punched the 12-year-old little one, giving him a concussion.
Then he jumped again in his automobile and sped off.
Police had been in a position to ID Cedric Charles Moore Jr., after viewing the video of the assault.
Cedric Moore was charged with two felonies and adjusted his plea from not responsible to responsible earlier this month, in keeping with KSDK.
Moore was sentenced to 7 years in jail for second diploma assault.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — The person who randomly sucker-punched a 12-year-old boy who was dancing on a sidewalk was sentenced to seven years is jail.
Moore beforehand pleaded responsible to first-degree endangering the welfare of a kid and driving whereas underneath the affect. He was sentenced to probation for home assault in April 2019, and the mom of his little one was granted an order of safety in opposition to him, additionally in 2019.
“The general public has understandably expressed a need to see Moore charged with a hate crime for this heinous crime,” the division stated in a earlier assertion.
“In accordance with state statutes, this cost would solely apply if the assault was categorized to a lesser diploma, which might not be in one of the best curiosity of looking for true justice for the sufferer.”