Prank causes Longview restaurant to close doors

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas restaurant is now closed after an apparent customer prank, led to allegations of racism.

Last week, we told you about the El Lugar Taqueria in Longview.

The owner says earlier this month, a customer attached a note to their help wanted sign, reading "No whites."

A cell phone picture of the sign started making the rounds, leading to a drop-off in customers.

Monday, the owner confirmed that they have now closed their doors.

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