Sara Walls' Husband Apologizes for Insulting Video
She's the woman whose online rant has taken Laredo by storm.
Her name is Sara Walls, and her opinions she posted on You Tube has many in Laredo up in arms..
Now the woman's husband has turned to Pro 8 News for an opportunity to explain and provide an apology on behalf of his family.
Our Carolina Garcia has more. This is video you will see only on 8.
(Courtesy: You Tube) "Laredo, TX, this town sucks and thank God I wasn't born here.">
Through a video over 8 minutes long Sara Walls expressed her dissapointment with the city of Laredo.
She removed the video after Laredoans expressed their anger towards her and even threatened her.
But the You Tube video is up again thanks to a viewer who recorded and re-posted it., getting almost 20 thousand hits in less than a day.
"I just hate going out in this town. Mexican men here are disgusting."
Laredoans took personal offense to the what Sara Walls posted..
Michael Walls says his wife's situation of being away from her hometown made it even more difficult to adjust to a very different culture, but now it's he and his kids who are suffering consequences getting the looks from the community. Michael Walls said.
"Went into the bathroom to wash my hands, come out, every body stops talking, turns their heads. It's unconformable for me.">>>
City officials responded to the video where Sara Walls claims the crime rate in Laredo is very high and that Laredo Police don't do their job. Investigator Joe Baeza says Laredo P.D. has record numbers.
"There was one time where we're working with TxDot grant. TxDot actually came and audited our citations. We were giving almost three times more citations than some of the biggest cities."
The internet is overflowing with comments about the video taking Laredo to national news including to CNN, something Michael Walls says he is sorry for.
"I'm just sincerely sorry and if there is anything I can do to make it right I mean I would but I didn't do it. So I'm apologizing for my family."
He also said his wife and kids left Laredo and they are not planning on coming back.
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