White Couple Jailed for terrorising black child’s birthday party

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Jose Torres (left) as he and Kayla Rae Norton (right) are sentenced to lengthy prison terms. (HENRY P. TAYLOR/AP)

A Georgia man and woman cried in court Monday after they were both sentenced to long prison terms for terrorising a black child’s birthday party with Confederate flags, racial slurs and threats.

Jose Ismael Torres and Kayla Rae Norton were convicted earlier this month under a street gang terrorism law for the 2015 harassment in Douglassville, outside Atlanta, and cried in court on Monday.

Video footage from the party, little more than a month after Dylann Roof’s Charleston church massacre, shows a parade of trucks roaring by with Confederate battle flags.

One person is heard shouting the n-word, while witnesses said that another had a gun sand said “he was gonna kill the  n—–s.”

Superior Court Judge William McClain said at sentencing that Torres, 26, and Norton, 25, had committed a hate crime, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Torres was sentenced to 20 years, with 13 of them in prison, for aggravated assault, terroristic threats and street gang terrorism.

Norton, who according to the Journal-Constitution is the mother of Torres’s children, was sentenced to 15, serving six, for terroristic threats and street gang terrorism. (NYDAILYNEWS)