A 20-year-old man from Royal Oak, Michigan was stopped and briefly detained by police for allegedly “looking suspiciously” at a white woman.
The man, Devin Myers was walking to Inn Season Cafe when he was approached by several officers while. A video of the incident was broadcast live on Facebook by Kimiko Adolph.
“This young man is stopped because a Caucasian lady said that he looked at her suspiciously and he has been pulled over walking going to eat by two police officers for suspicion of being black,” Adolph explains in the video.
Myers was eventually allowed to go free. The white woman was not immediately identified.
The owner of Inn Season Cafe, who cam in defense of the young man, reportedly covered the cost of Myers’ meal.
Watch the video below via Facebook.