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This 38-yr-old white "man" beats the hell out of a a black 8th grader over a lids soccer game (Original Post) dixiegrrrrl Jul 2018 OP
republican "values" need to get flushed back into the cesspool they crawled out of Achilleaze Jul 2018 #1
I'm going to take the heaven05 approach JustAnotherGen Jul 2018 #2
Ha! Yes heaven05 Jul 2018 #6
time to make heaven05 Jul 2018 #3
This is a hate crime if I saw one...man, I hope the kid is going okay! Nt SWBTATTReg Jul 2018 #4
So a 38 yr old gets in on his sons fight and beats up the kid himself ?! uponit7771 Jul 2018 #5
Not unusual for active duty. Phoenix61 Jul 2018 #7
if he's 38 he might be really close to 20 years. unblock Jul 2018 #9
Damn, why not let the kid fight his own fight first and stop it when it gets out of hand ?! uponit7771 Jul 2018 #17
or try to keep anyone from fighting at all? i mean, call me crazy,.... unblock Jul 2018 #19
Yes ---- it sounds like a collision of a hate crime AND LisaM Jul 2018 #26
Yep uponit7771 Jul 2018 #14
UCMJ is far more strict than civilian courts may be. Article 128 at a minimum. haele Jul 2018 #15
Will the Navy release what they decide to the public? OhstJ Jul 2018 #40
No. haele Jul 2018 #41
And it seems he is a recruiter. Tipperary Jul 2018 #21
Agreed, Corgigal Jul 2018 #30
Something to hope for, by all means. Thanks for the info. n/t Judi Lynn Jul 2018 #37
More details: dalton99a Jul 2018 #8
Fucking racist scum. SamKnause Jul 2018 #10
But... but... #Civility!!!! Initech Jul 2018 #11
well where are the heaven05 Jul 2018 #12
Probably all over at LBN, trying to think of more to add to the other thread. Judi Lynn Jul 2018 #38
lol, I do, I do heaven05 Jul 2018 #39
Misdemeanor assault for viciously attacking a child: demmiblue Jul 2018 #13
Needs to be a felony charge. Throw the book. White privilege. Teach his kid the REAL LESSON. . . nt Bernardo de La Paz Jul 2018 #31
nt heaven05 Jul 2018 #34
It's just a simple charge xmas74 Jul 2018 #36
OMG this scumball workinclasszero Jul 2018 #16
Yep. Tipperary Jul 2018 #22
What a bag of shit. Codeine Jul 2018 #18
Wow... never would have expected this from the party Takket Jul 2018 #20
He is a republican? Tipperary Jul 2018 #24
Scary times. The MAGAdiots are so full of hate and rage ecstatic Jul 2018 #23
Felony. Hate crime. Needs to be cashiered by the Navy, too. Mc Mike Jul 2018 #25
many years in prison AlexSFCA Jul 2018 #27
Lock that hate maggot up and throw away the key. onecaliberal Jul 2018 #28
This message was self-deleted by its author Fla Dem Jul 2018 #29
he needs a felony charge so he can't vote for years. pansypoo53219 Jul 2018 #32
The African-American kid just put away racist. NCjack Jul 2018 #33
E7?....he's fucked Demonaut Jul 2018 #35

Achilleaze

(15,543 posts)
1. republican "values" need to get flushed back into the cesspool they crawled out of
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 01:36 PM
Jul 2018

deplorable ain't a strong enough word

JustAnotherGen

(32,292 posts)
2. I'm going to take the heaven05 approach
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 01:37 PM
Jul 2018

We should wait and see what comes of this before jumping to conclusions.

In this day and age with constant bombardment - I can't let rage take hold.

I'm not going to jump to the conclusion that he will never be charged, and if indeed he IS the perp, he gets his day in court.

That's all I can do.

 

heaven05

(18,124 posts)
3. time to make
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 01:39 PM
Jul 2018

his faced recognized for what he is. All over a simple game. I hope that they sue him if they can as an active duty armed service member. I hope he meets someone from his weight class, fitness and age with his shit.

Phoenix61

(17,074 posts)
7. Not unusual for active duty.
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 01:43 PM
Jul 2018

The military will press charges and the state will drop theirs. The Navy can make his life much, much worse than the civilians can. Depending on how close he is to retirement the ultimate punishment is booted out under 20 years so retirement is forfeited.

LisaM

(27,919 posts)
26. Yes ---- it sounds like a collision of a hate crime AND
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 03:04 PM
Jul 2018

sports parents run amok. There are way too many instances of this in youth sport anyway, and this adds a really ugly layer.

haele

(12,753 posts)
15. UCMJ is far more strict than civilian courts may be. Article 128 at a minimum.
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 02:08 PM
Jul 2018

Especially since he beat a civilian kid in front of civilian witnesses at a civilian event just because the kids were doing what kids do. It doesn't matter how serious a racist local sheriff or prosecutor thinks the matter is. And I'm pretty sure there was alcohol involved. The guy is not only a CPO - a supposed leader - but he's working with recruiters, in which there are always public optics to deal with.
The Navy can't bury this incident on base. He's got to go.

Article 128:
(a) Any person subject to this chapter who attempts or offers with unlawful force or violence to do bodily harm to another person, whether or not the attempt or offer is consummated, is guilty of assault and shall be punished as a court-martial may direct.
(b) Any person subject to this chapter who–
(1) commits an assault with a dangerous weapon or other means or force likely to produce death or grievous bodily harm; or
(2) commits an assault and intentionally inflicts grievous bodily harm with or without a weapon;
is guilty of aggravated assault and shall be punished as a court-martial may direct.

At the very least, less than honorable discharge and no pension. No military health care, no VA benefits. And he has to start over in the civilian world with a bad discharge - he might as well have been charged with felony assault.

Haele

haele

(12,753 posts)
41. No.
Fri Jul 20, 2018, 11:18 AM
Jul 2018

However, it will be on his record, so whenever he applies for a job or anything else that might check his criminal record, it will show up.

He will be able to vote, though.

Haele

Corgigal

(9,291 posts)
30. Agreed,
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 03:38 PM
Jul 2018

Let the Navy due this clown in. Goodbye to your family's security. Beating up a child, what a recruitment poster.

dalton99a

(82,120 posts)
8. More details:
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 01:51 PM
Jul 2018
https://pilotonline.com/news/local/crime/article_f1e7bb56-70aa-11e8-8fd4-cb258b9773c0.html
Father of Virginia Beach sand soccer player charged with punching teen on opposing team

https://www.navytimes.com/news/your-navy/2018/06/27/navy-chief-reportedly-beats-up-sons-opponent-at-youth-soccer-game/
Navy chief reportedly beat up kid at youth soccer game


Jordan Lee Grinnell, 38, was arrested after he allegedly beat up a 14-year-old soccer player. (Virginia Beach Police Department)

Judi Lynn

(160,959 posts)
38. Probably all over at LBN, trying to think of more to add to the other thread.
Sat Jul 14, 2018, 03:49 AM
Jul 2018

That's why they haven't contributed to this one, you can beeeleeeeeve me.

demmiblue

(37,069 posts)
13. Misdemeanor assault for viciously attacking a child:
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 02:08 PM
Jul 2018
Near the end of a sand soccer game last Saturday at the Oceanfront, two boys on opposing teams began pursuing the ball.

After it went out of bounds, a brawl broke out between the two.

What happened next stunned onlookers, and left some of the players who witnessed it feeling fearful and traumatized. It also led to a hospital visit and stitches for one of the teens, and caused police to arrest the father of the other player.

Jordan Lee Grinnell, 38, of Virginia Beach, was charged with misdemeanor assault, police said. He was released on bond afterward.

https://pilotonline.com/news/local/crime/article_f1e7bb56-70aa-11e8-8fd4-cb258b9773c0.html


xmas74

(29,691 posts)
36. It's just a simple charge
Sat Jul 14, 2018, 03:41 AM
Jul 2018

Because he's active duty. They don't want to get involved in a big case because the Navy will pick this up and run with it. The city/state will drop charges when the Navy picks up and the charges from the Navy will be severe.

I live in a military town. Local almost always gives a misdemeanor charge unless it's so severe it needs a huge bond or no bond. The military will pick up the charges so most prosecutors see no reason to file beyond the misdemeanor. It's just not worth their time.

BTW - assault against a child in public with civilian onlookers? He's done for.

 

Codeine

(25,586 posts)
18. What a bag of shit.
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 02:11 PM
Jul 2018

Big man beats up a little boy over a game with a ball. Lock him up and destroy his livelihood. No career, no pension, no future -- just shaming and incarceration.

Takket

(21,891 posts)
20. Wow... never would have expected this from the party
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 02:23 PM
Jul 2018

That supports kidnapping children and locking them in cages.

ecstatic

(32,922 posts)
23. Scary times. The MAGAdiots are so full of hate and rage
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 02:36 PM
Jul 2018

and they carry guns. Unreal. Lock his crazy, racist ass up!

AlexSFCA

(6,139 posts)
27. many years in prison
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 03:12 PM
Jul 2018

aggrevated assault against minor + hate crime. Let’s make him famous and suffer for life.

Response to dixiegrrrrl (Original post)

NCjack

(10,280 posts)
33. The African-American kid just put away racist.
Fri Jul 13, 2018, 04:17 PM
Jul 2018

I wish I could buy him a pizza.

Hummm. I can't, but I can pay it "sideways". I will watch for a nice AA teenager, and give him a copy of the DU story about Jordan Lee Grinnell. Then, I going to thank him instead of JLG's victim who took the beating, and I will buy him a pizza.

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