KKK Spotted Night Before Piedmont Park Hanging, Witnesses Say

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Witnesses say the Ku Klux Klan was spotted passing out flyers before the Piedmont Park hanging.

Following the news that a black man was found dead hanging in Atlanta’s popular Piedmont Park was released. Many people have taken to Twitter to voice their frustration that the man did not actually commit suicide. Now according to reports, there are multiple witnesses that claim the Ku Klux Klan were handing out flyers the night before the hanging. In fact, accounts on Twitter claim that they were handing out flyers in the area.

In case you didn’t know, the KKK is synonymous with racially motivated violence against non-whites. Now, people started wondering if there was more to the story and if the Klan was involved or not.

At this time the man’s death is ruled a suicide.

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Edit: Updated information regarding the passing out of flyers with newly reported information.