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Traffic stop involving Lynx player is 'racial profiling,' coach says

Lynx Coach Cheryl Reeve says the traffic stop involving Seimone Augustus by Roseville police Monday is a case of racial profiling. Augustus sounded off on Twitter after she was pulled over for a hanging air freshener and then questioned about theft in the area and her out of state plates.
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Lynx Coach Cheryl Reeve says the traffic stop involving Seimone Augustus by Roseville police Monday is a case of racial profiling, the Star Tribune reports.

Augustus sounded off on Twitter after she was pulled over for an air freshener hanging from her rearview mirror. The Lynx guard was then questioned about theft in the area and her out of state plates.

The Star Tribune says the Roseville Police Chief called Augustus on Tuesday to go over the incident and she says they had a good conversation.

Here's another look at those tweets:

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