Woman Calls Police just because he is standing in Front of His Seattle Home

A woman was recorded calling the police to report a black man standing outside his Seattle home on August 3, in a video going viral on Reddit and other platforms.

Dayson Barnes shows footage of a woman, who is not identified, talking on the phone with police after questioning whether Barnes and his partner are residents of the home.

If you guys have a lease, I’d just like to see the lease,” the woman told Barnes and his partner in the video, who is currently renting the property.

In a statement shared with Storyful, the King County Sheriff’s Office said they were called to the scene to respond to reports of a ‘potential residential burglary’.

police established it was a ‘misunderstanding’ and cleared the scene after five minutes. No official report was taken and deputies confirmed the individuals in question were new renters.

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