APOPKA, Fla. - A woman is angry about a Halloween noose decoration outside an Apopka store.
Evelyn Simmon told Local 6 the decoration showing a woman hanging from a noose outside Kathy's Produce on U.S. Highway 441 is a brutal reminder of the days of slavery.
"I see a noose and a black face and a wig, and that didn't sit well with me," Simmons told Local 6.
Simmons said she was horrified with what she saw at the produce store that she visited with her 4-year-old grandson to buy corn.
Employees at the store defended the decoration.
They said it was just a scary, dark green mask in a pink dress -- something that's been part of their Halloween display for years.
But members of a church located next to the store agreed that the decoration might be too strong for parents driving by with young kids.
Watch Local 6 News for more on this story.
Copyright 2012 by ClickOrlando.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.