When told they appeared to be the women who came in the night prior and skipped out without paying for their meal, the girls insisted they couldn’t be those two girls. In the video, you can hear one of them anxiously saying, “We have not been here before. We’re just trying to enjoy our dinner.”
You can hear the fear in her voice and it’s genuinely upsetting. One of the men at her table tried to calm her down and the other had some flippant remarks to say utterly failing to do his job of diffusing tension.
One of the girls started to cry and the officers treated them as though they were fussy children making a big deal out of nothing. The lack of compassion is disturbing and even Brison has had to say with despair, “This is what black people have to deal with.”
The video she posted went viral and the restaurant eventually had to respond. Click Next to hear more about what the public has to say about this incident and how the restaurant has responded.