Latino Radio Host Discriminated At Local Best Buy
CONCORD,NC--A popular Latino media personality says he was a victim of racial discrimination at a local Best Buy.
Alex Ruiz says a store clerk at the Concord Mills Best Buy called in a police officer to check the validity of his identification and credit cards after he tried to purchase a laptop last Saturday.
Ruiz who is the president of RCH Broadcasting and hosts Spanish radio and TV shows says he still doesn't understand why he was singled out.
Concord police say they cant confirm what happened and Best Buys's corporate office wouldn't comment on the allegations.
Ruiz says he is planning to organize a protest outside the store on Saturday.