03/12/2015 01:05 pm ET Updated Mar 12, 2015

African-American Women To Sue NYPD After They Were Accused Of Using A Stolen Credit Card, Arrested

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A trio of African-American women claim they were falsely detained by cops for several hours after staff at a massage parlor in downtown Brooklyn accused them of using a stolen credit card.

The women were about to start a girls’ day of fun to celebrate a birthday at Massage Envy in Brooklyn Heights on Feb. 19 when four plainclothes police officers suddenly came into their private room around 1:30 p.m. and began questioning them.

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