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Internets dubs woman who called police on child selling bottled water '#PermitPatty'

(NBC News Channel)

A San Francisco woman allegedly called police on a young African-American girl selling bottled water near the AT&T Ball Park, demanding to see the child's permit. Now the video of the encounter has since gone viral, with social media users calling the woman "Permit Patty."

The video captures a woman in San Francisco allegedly calling the police on an 8-year-old for selling water near the baseball park.

Jordan Rodgers says she was trying to raise money to help her mom pay for a trip to Disneyland.

That's when she was approached by Allison Ettel who says the eight-year-old was disturbing her work. She told a local newspaper she pretended to call the police.

However, Rodger's mother says she's convinced the call was more than that, calling it racially motivated.

The video has since went viral with many on social media nicknaming Ettel #PermitPatty.

As of now, there is no word on if Ettel actually called the police.

Jordan says she would like an apology from Ettel and plans to sell more bottled water in the future.

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