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By Nathan Bourne
Pathfinder 

Local CEO denies racist social media post

 

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This photo appeared with Kevin Wetherell's profile photo and the statement "Stay out of our Neighborhoods and this incident will not happen again." Wetherell denied that he posted the racist remarks writing on his personal Facebook page, "To the public angry about these statements, you should be mad. I am furious too." The Pathfinder was able to find this photo posted on a gun forum in 2018 by another Montana resident. The post in the gun forum did not have a racial tone to it.

SEELEY LAKE – Saturday afternoon, May 9 Clearwater Montana Properties CEO Kevin Wetherell found himself in the crosshairs of a social media storm when his name and image appeared on a post in the "Justice For Gregory and Travis McMichael" private Facebook group. The post, accompanied with a photo of a tactical shotgun lying on a chair read, "Stay out of our Neighborhoods and this incident will not happen again."

Wetherell quickly denied the post on his personal page posting, "I was hacked, or someone created a fake Facebook page with my name and image! Racist posts being made under my nam...



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