Oregon community rallies behind boy being bullied for wearing 'Pikachu' costume

Pikachu parade - Image courtesy City of Independence.jpg

INDEPENDENCE, Ore. – An Oregon boy is getting support from his community after he was bullied for wearing his inflatable Pikachu costume.

The City of Independence says several others rallied behind the boy, showing their support by holding a costume parade through the neighborhood.

“They rallied to support Pikachu in a costume parade,” the city said in a tweet. “We live in a great community!”

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