Los Angeles cops are pushing again on a social-media shaming from actor Rainn Wilson.
“The Office” actor slammed police final week in an Instagram put up to his 1.6 million followers after a pal, who’s black, allegedly discovered a noose left of their entrance yard.
Wilson included a picture of the noose and wrote that responding officers had requested the household, “What’s the big deal?”
“’What’s the big deal?’ Well, officer, the noose is the symbol of lynching which was used to hang thousands of African Americans, especially by the Klan,” Wilson’s wrote.
Wilson’s acquired all of it improper, the L.A. County Sheriff’s Workplace instructed TMZ.
The cops are investigating the incident as a hate crime and have been on the lookout for surveillance video to assist in their hunt for the perp, they stated.
No video has turned up thus far however a supply instructed TMZ authorities take incidents like these “very seriously, especially in today’s climate.”