The Grammy-winning jazz musician Keyon Harrold posted a video on Sunday in which an unknown woman partnered with Harrold and his teenage son at a hotel in New York City on Saturday, wrongly accusing the young man Stole her mobile phone.
“I hate that I have to post this,” Harold Rolling Stone Artist You need to know, write in the video title. “I usually try to maintain a positive attitude, but nothing in this video is positive. When we came down from Arlo Soho’s room for breakfast, the woman in the video beat up my 14-year-old son and me. This person The quote “lost” her iPhone. Obviously, my son got it magically, which is ridiculous.
The video shows a woman wearing a facial mask, alternately hiding behind the hotel manager, and rushing towards Harold and his son Keyon Junior. The manager asked the boy to show the woman the home screen, but Harold refused. In the title, he wrote that he was a current guest of the hotel, and the woman (she said she checked out on the 23rd) came in from the street. She started scratching him and dealt with his son. Harrold reported that the woman̵
Harold told New York Times He believes that this woman had been racially described by him: “I want to know, if it is different, what will happen if it is a black woman and there is a 14-year-old white.” “They think he is guilty. Management The floor didn’t even ask her why she even thought he had a phone.”
The hotel apologized to the Harrold family in a statement: “We are deeply frustrated by the recent unreasonable accusations, prejudice and violations against innocent guests of the Arlo Hotel.”
Harrold released the latest news late on Sunday, clarifying that due to the lack of adequate response from the hotel, he decided to publish the video: “Before publishing this video yesterday, we prayed that this would have a significant impact on the family and the family and what impact on our son We consulted professionals and weighed the decision for several hours. The only reason we decided to publish and post the news on social media was that the hotel, which was on duty by the security guard, let the young lady leave, and she repeatedly beat up I lost my son and wait for the police to respond.”
Harrold filed a police report on Saturday and the New York Police Department (NYPD) confirmed to the police Times They are currently investigating the incident. Harold’s latest statement also prompted fans and colleagues to avoid looking for women involved in the case and bring justice to her. There was an incident in which a travel influencer was mistakenly identified as the woman in the video, which angered her. Instagram page. “When we correctly identify the offender, we will share the guilt with them. Until then, please do it to others like you do.