Men wanted for posting controversial sign at Lake Saint Louis Popeyes

LAKE SAINT LOUIS, Mo. ( - Police have released surveillance video of suspects they believe posted a controversial sign at a Popeye's in Lake Saint Louis.

The sign read: "Effective 6-1-21 this restaurant is under new management and will reserve the right to refuse service to white people. We apologize for any inconvenience. Signed, general manager, Mason." The sign was posted at the Popeyes location near Highway N and I-64/40. Officers believe the incident was a prank.

Police tell News 4 the suspects do not and never have worked at Popeyes. The surveillance video shows the suspects pull up to the drive-thru in a black sedan. Anyone with information is asked to call Lake Saint Louis Police at 636-625-8018.

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