Police investigating racist graffiti, N-word at N.J. middle school
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Police are investigating two incidents of graffiti and a racial slur involving the same targeted student—a Black girl—within a week at the middle school in Robbinsville, officials confirmed. Rajeeah Jones’ 13-year-old daughter was told her name was graffitied on the wall of a girl’s bathroom at Pond Road Middle School on Tuesday, calling her the N-word and telling her “she needs to go pick cotton,” Jones told NJ Advance Media. It also told her to “take her Black a-- back home,” Jones said. School officials called the police and locked the bathroom, preventing other students from seeing it, aft...