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Starbucks CEO apologizes to 2 black men arrested


Starbucks' says he wants to apologise personally to the black men arrested at one of his stores, prompting accusations of on

posted a lengthy statement Saturday night, calling the situation "disheartening" and that it led to a "reprehensible" outcome.

Videos posted handcuffing the two men Thursday.

said employees called 911 to say the men were trespassing. He said officers did nothing wrong and the men refused to leave, leading to the arrest.

Johnson said it was wrong for the store to call police and he will make any "necessary changes to our practices" and "you should expect more from us." He said he'll be joining Philadelphia's regional

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First Published: Sun, April 15 2018. 19:30 IST