HOLLYWOOD, FLA. (WSVN) – A Broward nurse discovered a racial slur written onto a rubbish can in entrance of a bus cease in Hollywood as she was driving into work.
The message was discovered alongside Johnson Road, east of Memorial Regional Hospital, on Monday.
“I used to be driving by yesterday to work,” Louisa Riviello, who noticed the message, stated. “I slowed down as a result of there was an accident. After I noticed the rubbish can, I used to be simply floored.”
Scrawled onto the rubbish can was the message: “Hold killing N-word.”
“It bothered me all day, all night time, and I needed to do one thing,” Riviello stated.
Riviello, who works as a nurse on the hospital, walked as much as the rubbish can and spun it round, so passing drivers on Johnson Road couldn’t see the inscribed slur.
Nevertheless, she added, turning across the rubbish can to cover the slur was not her level.
“It’s not the vandalism. It’s the message behind it,” Riviello stated. “It’s that it’s actual, and it’s right here. Folks fake prefer it’s not, however it’s. I nonetheless need individuals to know that it’s there, it occurs. Simply to switch it doesn’t repair the issue.”
It isn’t clear who owns the rubbish can, which has been faraway from the world by the Metropolis of Hollywood.
A Broward County Transit spokesperson stated they don’t imagine they personal the rubbish can.
It’s also unclear how way back the message was inscribed onto the waste bin.
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