A Florida man was arrested after he was caught on video approaching Black teenagers while holding a gun and hurling racist slurs toward them.
Mark Bartlett was arrested for carrying a gun without a permit; he faces a felony charge of carrying a concealed firearm, Miami’s Local 10 reports.
In the video posted on social media, the teenagers can be seen arguing with a woman who
“Don’t touch me, you bunch of thugs,” she shouts in the video, as the argument between them escalate. A gun-wielding Bartlett can be seen walking toward the group of Black teens, yelling at them to leave and saying, “Fu**ing stupid ni**ers.”
According to Local 10, the teens were protesting a new housing development that could potentially displace them.
Bartlett was pulled over by cops after he left the scene, according to the police report.