GIRL 19 CHARGED WITH ASSAULT ON SIKH MAN – 19 year old Coral Millerchip has been arrested and charged with assault following the brutal attack on an 80 year old Sikh man late last week.
The attack was filmed by a passer-by on their mobile phone as Coral Millerchip pushed, shoved, kicked and punched the elderly gentleman to the ground. Once he we on the ground she finished her assault by leaning over and spitting in his face.
Coral Millerchip has been formally charged with assault and is due to appear in court tomorrow; currently she is being remanded in custody until the court hearing.
Originally from Wyken in the West Midlands police have confirmed she was arrested outside the West Midlands in Gloucester.
The social media network played a large part in tracking down Millerchip after the video begun being shared throughout the web with almost all people commenting on how shocking the incident was.
It appeared to be little more than a pack of youth’s hell bend on targeting not only someone of a different race but also someone unable to defend them self.
Police are will calling on any witnesses to the attack in order find out more about the rest of the gang and to shed more light on the issue leading up to the assault.
If anyone has any information they police are asking them to contact West Midlands police on the 101 number or provide information anonymously on 0800 555 111.