Angry Orchard apologizes for security staff who ruined couple's engagement

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A couple is outraged after they say their engagement at Angry Orchard in Walden was ruined.

Cathy-Marie Hamlet says she was at the Cider House with her now-fiancé and friends, celebrating his birthday.

According to her Facebook post, the couple walked to an empty table on the lawn, which is where the proposal was supposed to happen. But they were immediately interrupted by security.

In the post, she says her fiancé was accused of shoplifting and feels the security staff racially profiled them.

Angry Orchard released a statement saying in part, "We recognize that we badly mishandled this situation and our team's response was inexcusable. As of yesterday, we have replaced the security team members working that day and the manager who was on duty."

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