WSVN-TV – Elderly woman forced off Metrorail for singing hymns

English: Brickell Station Category:Miami Metro...

MIAMI (WSVN) — A South Florida woman claims a security guard forced her to exit the Metrorail last month for refusing to stop singing religious hymns.

The incident involving 82-year-old Emma Anderson and the guard occurred Feb. 20 at the Brickell Metrorail station, was caught on cell phone video. The footage shows the guard approaching Anderson, who was singing loudly on a corner seat and tapping her thigh with a rolled-up piece of paper to keep time with the music.

via WSVN-TV – Elderly woman forced off Metrorail for singing hymns.


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