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New Lenox Man Shouts ‘White Power’ And Directs Nazi Salute To Family

Justyn Giarraputo arrested, Will County Detention Center

A New Lenox man is facing a felony hate crime charge over allegations he shouted “white power” and did a Nazi salute to a family in the southwest suburb. Justyn Giarraputo was arrested and charged last Friday following an incident Thursday night outside a Walgreens in the village. Police say the suspect directed the salute at a woman who was leaving the store and walking to her car, where three of her children were inside. Two of the children were Black.

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