Man Shot to Death While Defending His Friend Against Racial Slurs, Police Say
YORK, Penn. - When a man wedged himself between a group of customers at a bar near York, Pennsylvania, and began yelling racial slurs at Chad Merrill's friend, Merrill told his friend to ignore him. His friend Jerrell Douglas, who is black, took the advice. But after the abusive man was kicked out of the Red Rose Restaurant and Lounge early Saturday morning, Merrill followed him outside to his pickup truck and confronted him.