11 ago Two Staten Island females faced with defacing Black Lives situation mural outside Trump Tower
Nyc Police Department officers try to detain a protester whom defaced with black colored paint the Black Lives situation mural outside of Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue Saturday, July 18, 2020, in Manhattan. (Associated Press/Yuki Iwamura) AP
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Two Staten Island females with ties up to a pro-life spiritual company had been arrested once they allegedly defaced the Ebony Lives question mural beyond your Trump Tower in Manhattan, simply to be seen on video clip hours later dumping paint on two other murals in Brooklyn and Harlem.
Bevelyn Beatty, 29, and Edmee Chavannes, 39, both Ebony residents of Stapleton, had been taken into custody when they presumably smeared black colored paint across the bright yellow letters which read “Black Lives Matter” on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, authorities stated.
Throughout the act, that has been published by Beatty on Twitter, she can be heard saying: “Black everyday lives question, right?.