JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Associated Press has withdrawn its story about two white men who pleaded guilty to hate crimes in the fatal rundown of a black man in Mississippi.
William Montgomery pleaded guilty to two hate crime counts — one involving the fatal rundown of James Craig Anderson and the other involving the assault of another black man, who was not identified in court documents.
Jonathan Gaskamp pleaded guilty to two hate crime counts in the assault of the unidentified black man. He did not plead guilty in the death of Anderson.