Employee At NY Dunkin’ Fired For Dumping Water On Homeless Man
After a viral video, a New York State Dunkin' employee has been fired for dumping water on a homeless man.
On Sunday, September 30, a video of workers at a Syracuse Dunkin' showed the workers dumping a bucket of water on a homeless man who was sleeping there. Workers were seen laughing yelling at the man to not be sleeping there.
The man had fallen asleep at the Dunkin' while charging his phone. At the end of the video, you can see the man gathering his soaking wet belongings while employees laugh. The workers were suspended at first. CBS6 Albany reports that he is disabled, has schizophrenia and occasionally needs oxygen.
Now, according to CBS News, the employees that were part of the incident regarding the homeless man have been fired. After the video was viewed more than 2 million times, people across the country demanded that the Syracuse Dunkin' fired the employees responsible. Two employees total have been fired.