A man took to social media to share the heartbreaking story of his aunt's relationship with a white man during the 90s.
Taking to Twitter, social media user @bitchme2thefck shared the story of how his aunt was ill treated by her in-laws just because she was black.
He added his aunt and her lover had a son together and that when things took a turn for the worst.
"My Aunt dated a white man back in the early 2000s. She got pregnant and when the white guy's family found out, they were livid. When she had her baby, The white guy's family kidnapped the child and tried to sell him. 8 of them were arrested and 3 just got out of prison last year," he wrote.
He added his cousin was luckily okay, but the 24-year-old needed therapy to work through his family issues.
According to the tweep, his aunt's baby daddy was not part of the kidnapping scheme, he added the man loved his wife.
"He wasnt in the kidnapping. He really really loved my Aunt according to my parents but they divorced for obvious reasons. My aunt still loved him but she didnt feel safe for herself or child. He is a really nice guy tho and him and Bradley have a great relationship," he explained to tweeps.
The man's story gathered quite the reaction from tweeps who could not believe how racism got in the way of a potential happy family.
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