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Tennessee woman fired after calling the police on a black man wearing socks in the neighborhood pool

A Tennessee property manager was fired after a tenant alleged that she and her friend were discriminated against for being black when the employee called the police because he was wearing socks in the apartment complex pool.

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A Tennessee property manager was fired after a tenant alleged that she and her friend were discriminated against for being black when the employee called the police because he was wearing socks in the apartment complex pool.

Camry Porter, a tenant at Riverset Apartments Mud Island, Tennessee, recorded parts of the incident on Wednesday between her and the property manager is Erica Walker. Porter posted the videos on Facebook where it went viral and was shared more than 9,000 times.

The porter said that she and her friend took her godchildren to the pool on Wednesday when Walker, who is white, told the man that he needs for his socks or leaves, pointing to a sign for which a proper swimming attire. However, Porter pointed out that some people wearing hats in the pool, to the breaking of the swim clothing line. The video showed three white men with hats in the pool.

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“They said no hats, no shirts and no socks. But we have two men – who are her friends are in trouble,” Porter said.

Walker was heard in the video telling Porter that hats were allowed if they were not baptized in the water. The gatekeeper told WREG she thought that she and her friend were “chosen because of their skin color.”

“It seems funny,” she told WREG. “It is 25, 30-plus white people here and you haven’t said anything — you are at the parties with them. You’re partying with them! But when we come, it’s a problem.”

The property manager finally called the police on the family. Porter recorded the interaction between the officer, Porter, her boyfriend, and Walker. In the video, Porter told the agent her Fourth of July “screwed up” but agreed to leave.

“My rent is free for the rest of the month and someone not having a job,” Porter was heard saying to the group before walking away.

Porter said Walker was found to have been, but she was embarrassed about the incident.

“You called the police on me. That could have went a whole other way. We have seen that,” Porter told WREG. “And I had nothing to say against her. She was very out of date, I’ll say that. But at this point, I don’t want an apology. You have embarrassed me.”

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Trilogy Real Estate Group, said Walker was no longer employed at the company, because her actions violated company policy and beliefs.

“To confirm, Ms. Walker was terminated immediately after the trial was completed yesterday afternoon,” the statement read. “They will never be used by Trilogy Residential Management, LLP or any of its properties in the future.”

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Kathleen Joyce is a breaking/trending news producer for FoxNews.com. You can follow her via @Kathleen_Joyce8 on Twitter.

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