Police called on African-American student eating lunch

PICTURED: Oumou Kanoute (Photo credit:
Oumou Kanoute Facebook)

SMITH COLLEGE in Boston, USA are investigating after police were called to check out a black student who was eating her lunch in a common room.

Kanoute – a sophmore at the college – works at a summer program teaching chemistry to high schoolers for Smith’s STEM program and was reading in the dining hall of the Tyler House dorm Tuesday.

“Next thing you know, I see the cop walk in with a Smith employee whom I’ve never seen before and the man said, ‘We were wondering why you’re here?”‘ Kanoute said.

She says police told her an employee had called about a suspicious black man.

She recorded a video with her phone, sharing it on her social media resulting in…

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