Man Missing After Racist Rant, Assault at DTLA 7-Eleven


A man is missing after attempting to stand up for a 7-Eleven worker, and the family of the missing man believes that incident may be connected with his disappearance.

The racially charged incident at the 7-Eleven on the corner of 7th Street and Olive Street was caught on video, as two African Americans appeared to target a Hispanic man, 59-year-old Frankie Martinez, verbally and physically after he asked one of the two African Americans to be patient with the female Hispanic worker.

Myra Olvera started recording on her cell phone after Martinez tried to calm the situation, but what happened next did anything but deescalate the event.

On the video, the Hispanic man appears to be leaving the store when one of the assaulters loudly confronts him, kicks his bag and hits a hot dog out of his hands….

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