The humiliating prank by high-school students in Ohio, the United States, who allegedly poured a bucket of urine, faeces and spit on an autistic teen, is shocking and unacceptable (Stars Offer Reward For Info About Prank, Life!, Sept 10).
People with special needs such as autism must be protected from cruel acts, and I am glad that celebrities such as comedian Drew Carey, actress Jenny McCarthy and her husband, New Kid On The Block member Donnie Wahlberg, have stepped forward with rewards to detect the culprits.
Raymond Anthony Fernando
This article was first published on Sept 13, 2014.
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