SACRAMENTO, CA -- A Sacramento mother is upset after she says her son's toy came with racist elements. A Playmobil pirate ship came with several figurines, including one that Ida Lockett says depicts a slave with a neck piece that looks very similar to a slave collar.
"You cannot have this specific accessory and call it anything else. The fact that you can Google it, look it up, say what it is-it's a slave collar," said Ida Lockett
Lockett says she bought the toy for $90 at Toys 'R' Us. The Sacramento NAACP is now demanding the toy be pulled off the shelves. So far, Toys 'R' Us and Playmobil have not commented on the accusations.
Mother says toy pirate ship figurine is racist