Woman dragged into DC Bar Nellie says bouncer mistook her for someone else
What you should know
- Keisha Young said she went to Nellie’s Sports Bar on U Street NW on Saturday to celebrate DC Pride.
- A bouncer dragged her down a flight of stairs, leaving bruises and possibly a concussion, she said.
- Nellie apologized to her, her security vendor fired and will close for a week to “assess this unfortunate situation.” They said, “We heard the concerns of the BIPOC and LGBTQ communities.”
A college student dragged down a flight of stairs in a bar during the DC Pride celebrations says she was injured in the encounter and believes cash security mistook her for someone else.
The bar, Nellie’s Sports Bar, apologized to her and said in a statement that she was “the independent security provider hired to take care of our …