Alabama Mall Security Responds to Accusation of Racial Profiling by Letting K-9 Attack Black Teen, Now the Mall is Facing a Lawsuit

Cameron Robinson, 16, said he was hospitalized for two and a half days after he was slammed on his head by a mall cop and bitten by the security guard’s K-9 unit. (WKRG / video screenshot)

“Dogs were used to control African-Americans during civil rights protests in Birmingham, Alabama, in 1963, [and] it appears with this incident that we haven’t made much progress,” said Atlanta-based attorney L. Chris Stewart, who’s representing one of the teens.

“We have numerous questions for Brookfield Properties, The Shoppes at Bel Air and Allied Universal Security regarding why their security guards were so aggressive,” Stewart added, “and also why a K-9 dog, trained to attack on command, is patrolling a shopping mall.” Continue reading below...

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