The Utah man caught on viral video coughing on Black Lives Matter protesters says he apologizes to everyone but the victim after he lost his job and started getting death threats for the stunt.
Robert Brissette, 42, told The Post Sunday that the BLM group “goaded” him into lashing out, throwing rocks at his pickup truck to get things rolling.
“The action was screwed up on my part,” Brissette said. “I should never have done that, and that part I apologize for. But to the person that I did it at, I do not apologize to. I apologize to the general public for being a dumb s—t doing that. But the person I did it at deserved it.”
“I only made the sound,” he claimed. “I didn’t spit on them or anything. I fake-coughed. It was a fake.”
Brissett was pumping gas at a Kanab, Utah, gas station when he says the protesters began hurling stones.
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