*There’s more news regarding the knucklehead deputy sheriff who wore blackface pretending to be Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-Fla.) for Halloween.
Now that her stupid arse is on blast, Virginia sheriff’s deputy Jean Browning is trying to claim she didn’t realize it would be offensive to anyone. So says her co-workers, according to Mic.
“There were people in our office who did not know what blackface was,” York-Poquoson Sherriff Communications Officer Shelly Ward told Mic over the phone on Friday.
“Personally, I did not,” she added. “I had to Google it.”
Browning, who is white, wore her costume portraying Wilson, who is black, for a private Halloween party in October, according to the Daily Press.
The deputy attended the event with her boyfriend who dressed up as Donald Trump.
If you’re not familiar with what happened, check out the video above or the info below for the backstory:
A white Virginia police officer sparked outrage from local activists when pictures surfaced of her dressed in blackface. … was then reassigned. Deputy Jean Browning of the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office showed up to a private Halloween party dressed as African American Congresswoman Frederica Wilson, CBS-affiliate WNCN reported Thursday …