CHICAGO (CBS) — A local college professor has resigned after he was charged with a hate crime in Oak Park.
Alberto Friedmann, 53, quit is position at National University of Health Sciences before the school finished its investigation.READ MORE: City Hall, Chicago FOP File Dueling Lawsuits In Heated Standoff Over Vaccine Mandate
Prosecutors say last month Friedmann spit on a black woman and hurled racial slurs at her and her young daughter in the parking lot of Jewel in Oak Park.READ MORE: Illinois Democrats Look To Increase Edge With New Congressional Maps
He also reportedly told the woman that he does not like black people.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Showers Followed By A Sunny Weekend
Friedmann is charged with aggravated assault and a hate crime.