Earlier today sources close to the police investigation told The Telegraph that those involved could be quizzed over a racially aggravated public order offence related to the message, rather than the flight itself...Imagine trying to argue that in court...
Despite this Hepple's employer, an engineering company in Burnley called Paradigm Precision, said they were looking into his conduct and would announce any action soon.So he'll almost certainly lose his job. For arguing the unthinkable.
Meanwhile, in the States:
'On Monday, fifteen FBI special agents conducted numerous interviews regarding the situation at Talladega Superspeedway,' the FBI statement said. 'After a thorough review of the facts and evidence surrounding this event, we have concluded that no federal crime was committed.'So it was all a waste of time and resources. Boy, are their faces re...
'For us in NASCAR, this is the best result we could hope for,' NASCAR president Steve Phelps said Tuesday after the FBI findings were announced, according to ESPN.
'I do want to make sure everyone understands that, if given the evidence that we had was delivered to us on late Saturday afternoon, we would do the same thing. We would have done the same investigation. It was important for us to do. There is no place in our sport for this type of racism or hatred. It's not part of who we are as a sport.'So you'd have wasted the time of everyone involved regardless? Good grief! These people are unhinged.