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New Jersey officials are calling for an investigation after a woman was caught on video making racist comments at a black woman in New Jersey on Monday.
Bayonne resident Tameka Bordeaux says she was heading to a store when a woman started following her and calling her the “n-word”, videos posted on Facebook by Bordeaux programs.
“Call the police, n-r!” the woman yells as she walks towards Bordeaux. “Call the police, you black bitch!”
“This is sad,” says Bordeaux behind the camera.
“The racism I had to endure walking to the store,” Bordeaux later wrote in the video captions. “2021
Bordeaux said the incident began when she offered her opinion about where people could go to complain about the mail they didn’t receive.
Assemblywoman Angela McKnight says Bayonne has a history of racist behavior and the recent incident is intolerable.
“We can no longer just sit back and make excuses for the residents of any city in New Jersey to call someone the N word,” McKnight said in a statement. “This ‘Karen’ was enraged for over 4 minutes repeatedly shouting this word and other discouraging names while following a black woman.”
The Bayonne Police Department told NJ.com that it is investigating the incident.
The encounter comes after 14-year-old Keyon Harrold Jr. was allegedly attacked by California resident Miya Ponsetto, who claimed the teenager stole her iPhone from the Arlo Hotel in Soho.
The 22-year-old is facing charges of assault and attempted robbery. The NYPD has issued an arrest warrant.