White woman who allegedly tossed Molotov cocktail at NYPD blames Black people

Samantha Shader is claiming peer pressure

(Credit: Pottawatomie County Public Safety Center)

Amidst the police protest in tribute to George Floyd in Brooklyn, the white woman who is said to be responsible for tossing a Molotov cocktail at a New York Police Department car is blaming Black people.

Samantha Shader is alleged of traveling all the way from Catskill, N.Y. to Brooklyn and throwing a deadly, incendiary concoction similar to a grenade at officers in what was supposed to be a nonviolent protest.

The upstate, 27-year-old woman’s defense for throwing the makeshift weapon at the police ­– three Black people made her do it, according to The New York Post.

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“[I] was approached on the street and given ‘the bottle’ by a black male, who was in a group with one other black male and a Black woman,” Shader said.

Shader gave a vivid description of the three Black people who allegedly gave her the weapon: a “thicker guy” with hair in “skinny dreads” of different colors, a smaller man with a hat, and a woman was thin with “poofy” hair in a ponytail.

It is worth noting that Shader was caught on igniting a Molotov cocktail in her on video. She was by herself, and she was arrested alongside two white people. Her 21-year-old sister Darian Shader who tried to interfere in her arrest was also apprehended.

It also does not help her case that she has a long run in with the law.

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Despite being on record, Shader claimed “[the Black] man who handed her the bottle told her that they were going to prove a point,” and being“the only white person in the area,” The NY Post reported.

Shader obliged in throwing a Molotov cocktail in a police car with four officers occupied inside, the Hudson Valley 360 reported.

The use of explosives, arson, explosive to commit a felony, arson conspiracy, use of a destructive device, civil disorder, and possessing and making a destructive device are the seven indictment Shader has in total with the potential of getting life in prison if charged by the assortment.

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