Larnell Malik Bruce had recently moved in with family in Gresham,OR. Bruce was at a 7-Eleven store on 188th and E. Burnside close to midnight on Wednesday August 10th 2016. He was reportedly charging his phone and talking with a friend. It was at this moment that Bruce was attacked by two white supremacist thugs without provocation. The two pieces of white trash were later identified as 38 year old Russell Courtier and his girlfriend/whore 35 year old Colleen Hunt. Bruce was standing outside the convenience store when the two white thugs drove up in a 1991 Jeep Wrangler. According to witnesses, within seconds a fist fight had broken out between the two men, with Hunt egging her boyfriend on. At one point, Courtier smashed Bruce's head into the store window, cracking the pane. Bruce pulled out a knife (which had been falsely reported in a few articles as a "machete") to defend himself. That's when the two Nazis decided to back away and use their vehicle as a weapon, instead. Bruce ran from the scene, with Courtier giving chase in his jeep - a coward true to form. Courtier attempted to run Bruce down, but missed the first time. The skinhead then jumped a sidewalk and darted across on-coming lanes of traffic, before hitting Bruce head on. The victim was found on the street moments later by cops and EMT personnel. He was bleeding profusely from his head. Bruce died from his injuries two days later. He was just 19 years old. The apartment where he had lived with his mother and younger brother was mere blocks from that 7-eleven.
On August 18th, Courtier and Hunt were both indicted for murder. As of now, they are not facing enhanced hate crimes charges, despite the fact that the criminals are both white supremacists and the victim was Black.