tweet during the Darren Wilson grand jury verdict press conference in Ferguson, Missouri.
The ABC affiliate tweeted: "Don't worry, Dancing with the Stars will be back on after the special report. #Ferguson."
Many social media users fired back at the station, calling its tweet racist and insensitive about the events taking place in Ferguson.
.@newschannelnine fire your social media manager. Signed, a social media manager.— Cristine Ciana (@xSANKOFA) November 25, 2014
The station replied back to several upset followers, but that only spurred more anger.
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WTVC has taken down the tweet and has tweeted multiple apologies to its viewers.