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: Hasty Pudding Theatricals Return With 'HPT 173: Ship Happens' In February
The company has reached out to the officer and apologized.READ MORE: I-Team: NH And MA Lawmakers Want To Know Why System Didn't Protect Harmony Montgomery
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: 'We Are Reaching Something Like A Peak': COVID Forecaster Sees Brighter Future
Waltham Police would not comment and say the officer is OK with the company’s response to the incident.