Two black men arrested at Starbucks in Philadelphia; chief defends officers – Philadelphia Video



Philadelphia’s police commissioner on Saturday defended officers who arrested two black men at a Starbucks, prompting accusations of racism on social media and an apology from the company.

Videos posted online show officers handcuffing the men in the downtown establishment on Thursday. A white man in the video is heard saying he was meeting with the men and calls the arrest “ridiculous.” Starbucks issued an apology on Twitter.

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  1. So they took them down to the station with lack of evidence i see a lawsuit coming for sure smh

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  2. Starbucks is for whites only. Their new commercial.

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