WALTHAM (CBS) – Waltham Police say one of their officers was refused service at a cell phone retail store.
An employee at Cellular Sales, an authorized Verizon Wireless retailer, apparently refused to serve the officer.READ MORE: 11-Year-Old Girl Struck By School Bus, Seriously Injured In Braintree
The company has reached out to the officer and apologized.READ MORE: Group Raising Money To Send Boy With Leukemia To Disney World
Cellular Sales says it is “Committed to providing excellent service to all of our customers.” The employee who refused the officer service has been fired.MORE NEWS: Newton To Keep School Mask Mandate In Effect After October 1
Waltham Police would not comment and say the officer is OK with the company’s response to the incident.