Fireworks and racial slurs cases sent to grand jury

Fireworks and racial slurs cases sent to grand jury

August 12th, 2011 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

These men were charged with civil rights intimidation on 7/10/11 James Smiley, 27, and Kyle Montgomery, 21, Colton Partin, 21.

The civil rights case against three men accused to throwing fireworks and racial slurs at residents of a public housing complex is going to the Hamilton County grand jury.

This morning in Hamilton County General Sessions Court, Colton Partin, Danny Smiley and Kyle Montgomery waived their rights to preliminary hearings.

Judge Clarence Shattuck then sent the cases to the grand jury.

The trio reportedly threw the fireworks toward East Lake Courts early in the morning of July 9. They now face charges of civil rights intimidation.

For complete details, see tomorrow's Times Free Press.

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