Leslie Jones who is currently killing it in the updated version of “Ghostbusters” has deleted her Twitter account over very racists and offensive tweets, most of which criticize her appearance.
“I leave Twitter tonight with tears and a very sad heart,” Jones tweeted. “All this cause I did a movie. You can hate the movie but the [s—] I got today. Wrong.”
Jones did get lots of support from several of her fans and her celebrity friends, in addition Twitter also released a statement about the situation.
“People should be able to express diverse opinions and beliefs on Twitter. But no one deserves to be subjected to targeted abuse online, and our rules prohibit inciting or engaging in the targeted abuse or harassment of others.”