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voiceofreason
12-03-2015, 06:20 AM
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Rocky Mount man guilty of hanging a noose is jailed over new yard sign

Police said Jack Turner put up a derogatory sign in front of his home.

Posted: Wednesday, December 2, 2015 5:00 pm

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The Rocky Mount man who was convicted of hanging a noose in his front yard and who is due to be sentenced for that crime next week is back in jail, accused of making another provocative public display.

At his trial in September, Jack Eugene Turner, 52, was found guilty of a Class 6 felony. He was allowed to remain free on bond, but one of the conditions of his release was that he not post any further symbols or messages in his yard on Lindsey Lane.

On Tuesday, police said Turner was arrested for a second time after he put up a sign in front of his home that read N----- lives dont matter. Got rope?:cool: