Woman loses job after apparently celebrating murders of police officers
LAUREL, Miss. (May 11, 2015) — A Mississippi woman is without a job after apparently celebrating the murders of two Mississippi police officers on social media.
Two police officers were shot Saturday night while making a traffic stop in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. After hearing the news, Sierra McCurdy took to Facebook to celebrate.
“2 police officers was shot in hattiesburg tonight…GOT EM,” she wrote. “We can turn this bxtch into Baltimore real quick….Police take away innocent people lives everyday now & get away w/ it, fxck them…no mercy.”
In other posts, McCurdy is wearing a Subway uniform.
Many Twitter users were outraged and demanded Subway fire the woman.
“This behavior is unacceptable & does not represent our brand’s values & ethics,” Subway tweeted in response to the backlash. “The franchise has terminated the employee.”