Illinois man faces hate crime charge after vandalizing Soulard home
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — A Salem, Illinois man faces a hate crime charge after reportedly vandalizing a home in Soulard.
Police say 33-year-old Charles Patton was the man who entered a home in the 1300 block of Sidney last month while shouting threats and damaging property.
He was reportedly set off by a rainbow flag display on the property.