Mount Vernon- Community Activist and local blogger, Samuel L. Rivers’ car was bombed in front of his house on Rockledge Avenue, just before 11:00 P.M., Friday night.
Mr. Rivers, Publisher of Mount Vernon Exposed came home around 10:30 P.M. went inside and was about to go to sleep when he heard fire trucks outside about 30 minutes later. He came outside to find the front of his car in flames.
“The perpetrator (s) should be brought to justice,” Mr. Rivers tells BW, while looking at the charred remains of his car burned into the asphalt.
Mount Vernon Exposed has ran several stories on Mayor Thomas, the Thomas Administration, Acting Police Commissioner Ronald Fatigate and Deputy Police Commissioner Joseph Spiezio, et al.
Samuel L. Rivers has a long history of being very outspoken of local and county elected officials, the MVPD and City of Mount Vernon employees, including holding press conferences calling for the DOJ to come in and investigate on several of occasions.
Stay Tuned to BW for more on this developing story.