According to reports, the two doormen in Manhattan who were caught on security footage failing to intervene when an elderly Asian American woman was brutally assaulted outside their building have been fired.
“Two Manhattan doormen caught on video doing nothing while a 65-year-old Asian American woman was brutally attacked on her way to church have been fired, their building’s management company said Tuesday,” reported NBC New York.
“Two workers inside the building were seen on surveillance video witnessing the attack but failing to come to the woman’s aid. One of them was seen closing the building door as the woman was on the ground. The attacker was able to casually walk away while onlookers watched, the video showed,” the report continued. “The building’s management company initially said they were suspended pending an investigation; their union said they called for help immediately.”
“While the full lobby video shows that once the assailant had departed, the doormen emerged to assist the victim and flag