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Maryland man agrees to plead guilty in Salisbury University hate-crime incidents

Jun 09, 2020 - Washington Post Blogs

A 54-year-old Maryland man with no connection to the school will plead guilty to defacing Salisbury University with racist, threatening graffiti, months after the hateful messages rattled the school community and led to student rallies calling on the university to act.

Under the terms of the plea deal, Jerome K. Jackson, an African American man, agreed to plead guilty to one count of maliciously defacing property while exhibiting racial animosity, according to prosecutors, and faces up to ...