A Long Beach man allegedly dragged an unconscious passenger off a train because he wanted to go home and did not want to wait for paramedics any longer.
The incident reportedly occurred on a Metro Blue Line in Long Beach, California around 10:30 p.m. on Aug. 1.
A man identified on social media as Roy Zion, the perpetrator of at least two racially motivated road rage incidents in Long Beach, California, is reportedly no longer employed by Liberty Mutual Insurance.
Zion self-identified as an Auto Body Fraud Investigator on Twitter while putting Liberty Mutual Insurance as an associated company, indicating that it may be his place of employment.
The man behind the racist road rage incident in Long Beach, California has been identified and revealed to have had a previous encounter with another Asian man whom he tried to chase and fight.
This is the man that was in last week’s incident. We hope this public information is useful in aiding ongoing investigations to help maintain a safe and respectful community. pic.twitter.com/0t3PmuwI2R
Whole Foods is under fire after an Asian-themed restaurant named “Yellow Fever” opened inside it’s new 365 store on Wednesday in Long Beach, California.
Golden West College has placed Tarin Olson, the woman now infamously known for telling an Asian-American couple to “go back to their home country,” on leave while they conduct their investigation into the incident.
The leave will last for two weeks, the school said in an announcement on Tuesday, which will include her online classes as well. By then, the organization’s investigation into the incident should be concluded, and they will have determined whether or not Olson will continue her tenure at Golden West College.
Last week, Tarin Frances Olson went viral for racially abusing a Chinese-American couple and their baby, telling them that they were “disgusting” and needed to “go back to their home country” because they were making her “culture extinct”.
Netizens quickly discovered that the woman was a therapist and a professor, employed with Golden West College in Huntington Beach, California. As news of her racist rant quickly went viral, more and more people demanded an answer from the organization. Initially, the college gave a lukewarm response on their FaceBook page:
It did not take long for netizens to identify the woman who got caught on video harassing an Asian American family with racist comments in Long Beach on Friday.
In the clip that has since gone viral, the woman was heard saying “you need to go back to your country” to Facebook user Tony Kao and his family.
[Update 3-4-18 1:06 p.m. PST] The woman in the video has been identified as Tarin Olson, a professor at Golden West College.
Editor’s Note: This article has been updated with additional footage.
Two men of Asian descent were killed in a shooting at a liquor store in Long Beach, California, on Tuesday night.
Danny Bunthung, 21, died at the scene, and Dallas Som, 22, died at a hospital later. They were reportedly friends.