Restaurant Apologizes After Forcing Cop to Leave Because He Had a Gun

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Texas restaurant apologizes after throwing out cop for carrying a gun

A restaurant in San Antonio, Texas, has apologized after forcing a police officer to leave the premises because he was carrying gun.

The cop was asked to leave Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse Saturday night because he was lawfully carrying a gun.

According to Texas law, establishments are prohibited from denying service to an officer or special investigator who is carrying a weapon on the premises, as long as they are authorized to carry the weapon.

Following the incident, the restaurant apologized to the officer who was asked to leave, according to a statement.

“We sincerely apologize to the San Antonio Police Department and the officer in question for the incident that occurred at our restaurant last night,” the statement read.

“Unfortunately, a member of our team made the wrong call. We are working hard to address and correct this unfortunate lapse in judgement.”

“We will address the policy internally and make sure our team members are clear. We support, respect and appreciate everything our law enforcement does to keep each and every one of us safe, day in and day out.”

Fogo de Chao issued an apology after an armed officer was asked to leave its restaurant.
Fogo de Chao issued an apology after an armed officer was asked to leave its restaurant. reports: People who saw the incident take place at the restaurant took their concerns to social media, KSAT reported. Detective Mike Helle, president of the San Antonio Police Officers’ Association, said that the restaurant did not act appropriately.

“They would have been in the right if it was just a private citizen carrying like that, but the law is very specific when it comes down to a police or peace officer,” Helle said, according to KSAT. “They kind of made a boo-boo on this one, and the officer could have held his ground but he didn’t because he didn’t want to cause a scene.”

After the apology was issued, Helle stated that this could be a learning situation to teach the public about state gun laws, Fox News reported.

“We thank the owners of Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse for acknowledging the mistake by one of their employees and for issuing a statement of support of San Antonio Police Officers,” said Helle. “While we hope this wasn’t an example of anti-police bias, at the very least this incident shows that public-serving establishments need to be better educated about state gun laws, particularly as they apply to Police Officers.”

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