A hairdressing salon has received an unexpected blow after a video of a woman in a skimpy dress being escorted out of the premises showed her being held down by an unidentified man.
The incident at a popular hairdresseshop in Santa Monica was caught on camera and shared widely on social media on Wednesday, and the incident has sparked widespread condemnation of the local community and criticism of the man, who police say is a resident of the area.
In the video, a man can be seen removing a woman’s dress from her legs and then pushing her to the floor.
He then puts her hands behind her back and handcuffs her.
A second video was posted by the woman’s boyfriend, who was filmed on the scene.
In it, the man appears to threaten the woman, asking, “Are you going to do what I tell you?”
He then tries to push her to her feet and grabs her by the neck and shoulders.
He said she struggled to get up on her own, but she was eventually able to stand and get out of her car.
The woman was treated at a local hospital for her injuries.
The man who filmed the incident told ABC News that he was shocked by the video and that the woman was a “real lady”.
“I’m just stunned by the way she was treated,” he said.
The video of the incident prompted a number of social media users to condemn the woman.
One woman said: “This is not what the Santa Monica police department should be doing in the first place.
Another woman, who has asked not to be identified, said she was at the bar and had to leave when she saw the video.””
People need to wake up and realise the harm that can happen in these circumstances.”
Another woman, who has asked not to be identified, said she was at the bar and had to leave when she saw the video.
“I went over to my friend and told her what was happening,” she said.
A spokesperson for the Santa Clarita Police Department said the incident was under investigation.”
She said, ‘I can’t believe that happened’.”
A spokesperson for the Santa Clarita Police Department said the incident was under investigation.
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