White man harasses black Muslim teens and then pulls gun on them

White man harasses black Muslim teens and then pulls gun on them

- A video shows a white man getting into an altercation with black Muslim teens in Minnesota

- As the teens confronted him, he allegedly pulled a gun on them

- The video has gone viral, sparking outrage on social media

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A dramatic video taken at a McDonald's outlet in Minnesota, United States, shows that racism takes place all over the world, not just in South Africa.

In the video, a white man is seen allegedly harassing a group of black Muslim teens. According to CBS, the man apparently told the teens that they lived on welfare benefits.

He was identified as 55-year-old Lloyd Edward Johnson. When the teens confronted him, he allegedly pulled a gun on them.

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To make matters worse, the restaurant's manager asked the teens to leave. She appeared not to care that Johnson had pulled a gun on them.

The incident happened on Monday this week, Briefly.co.za gathered. The video has gone viral on social media, sparking outrage.

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Reports suggest that police later arrested Johnson on charges of probable cause second-degree assault.

Twitter users criticised both Johnson and the restaurant's manager for how the situation was handled.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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