In line with USPS officers and previous social media posts, Campbell has been appearing unstable for months after being “compelled to give up” her operations supervisor job at an Aurora put up workplace in February following thirty years of service.
On Wednesday, August 2, the self-proclaimed Donald Trump supporter slapped a pair of “Trump/Pence” stickers on either side of her chest and a few brown paint on her face earlier than waltzing into the Northfield Goal and an Aurora Starbucks to trigger a ruckus.
By the tip of the day, Campbell had been positioned into protecting custody by Aurora police, her social media and LinkedIn pages had been scrubbed, numerous TikTok movies featured her antics, and she or he was being blasted by her personal daughter on-line.
my mother and that i dealt w this in a goal in denver right this moment. dude wtf pic.twitter.com/KbQrWxWY10
— Logan 🗡️🎚️🧛🏽 (@iceyxblues) August 2, 2023
“We made contact along with her yesterday and positioned her in protecting custody,” APD spokesperson Joe Moylan informed Westword on August 3.
Simply days earlier, Campbell allegedly made threats in opposition to her former put up workplace colleagues and commenced publicly threatening to go “smoke them out” in Fb livestreams. Her conduct prompted the U.S. Postal Inspection Service to ship out a “Situational Consciousness Bulletin” warning to staff.
“Prior worker Ersilia Campbell is trespassing on U.S. Postal Property,” the bulletin mentioned.
Postal Inspector Crew Chief Jeff Korman tells Westword that such notices are issued when staff and services are in direct hazard of being focused. “The Postal Inspection Service could subject fliers similar to these in our efforts to safeguard USPS staff and services,” he says. “Because the flier states, this particular person is a former worker and outdoors that, USPS employment information aren’t public.”
Whereas the U.S. Postal Service is unable to disclose any particulars about what prompted Campbell’s exit — citing the company’s “privateness act” — Strategic Communications Specialist James Boxrud confirms that “she left the employment of USPS again in February.”
Campbell’s work bio on her Fb profile — which was scrubbed after her antics went viral — mentioned that she was let go on February 28. “Former Cinderella at U.S. Postal Service,” Campbell wrote, earlier than going off on a disturbing tangent about her ex-colleagues.
“Labored with a number of the loneliest, depressing, trashiest, lazy folks in my life,” it added. “After all I used to be compelled to give up or be fired. Like mobsters OR in my case the cartels and their sugar infants. THIS IS NOT A JOKE. Do not consider me. Go work there for a day. PEDER RODRIGUEZ is in cost. He’s in mattress with sugar infants and my bosses boss. It is a #Shitshow. One factor I realized the laborious approach… It is not what you already know, it is what you possibly can show.”
At one level throughout her August 2 blackface tour, Campbell claimed in a livestream that she was planning to pay a go to to the put up workplace the place she used to work. “I assumed I might go smoke them out right this moment,” Campbell mentioned. “I assumed I might put on black face in order that once I’m achieved smoking them out and the FBI or whoever the fuck wants to point out up and take heed to me for as soon as once they present up I wish to get a job. So I am going to verify I placed on a black face.”
Posts uncovered by TikTok creator and on-line social justice advocate Michael McWhorter, aka “Tizzyent,” in addition to others, define the alleged stalking and harassment of a person believed to be both Campbell’s neighbor or a former co-worker over the span of a number of months.
Campbell’s viral Goal video was captured by Twitter consumer @iceyxblues, who goes by Logan. “My mother and I dealt w this in a goal in denver right this moment. dude wtf,” they tweeted.
“This was simply the tip of the iceberg,” Logan mentioned in a follow-up tweet. “I am not sharing the opposite video for privateness causes, however she was within the car parking zone preventing a soldier and calling her the N phrase. idk what’s up w this woman.”
In Logan’s video, Campbell may be heard ranting about Delight Month and the way NBC journalist Lester Holt dressed up as singer Susan Boyle for Halloween again in 2009. “Lester Holt did ‘whiteface’ and no person mentioned shit,” Campbell says. “The place’s your Delight part? I have to know! I assumed they have been celebrating this and so they took our flag without end? No? I used to be fallacious, my unhealthy. I do not store at Goal. I simply take footage. Be a part of me. Put up [the video] on my Fb, please. My Fb mates like it.”
In a Fb livestream recorded by Campbell, she may be seen inside a Starbucks — nonetheless in blackface — speaking about how “Trump is coming” and she or he’s searching for a brand new job.
“Hey, Fb. I am searching for a job right this moment,” she says within the since-deleted video. “I am at Starbucks. I by no means deal with myself to Starbucks for the reason that put up workplace removed me. I barely handled myself to Starbucks once I was working there — I could not afford it. Trump is coming. I am exhibiting my titties [Trump stickers].”
Trump supporter Ersilia Campbell wore blackface at Starbucks, mentioned, “Trump is coming,” and confirmed off her Trump sticker “titties.” pic.twitter.com/kwbatWSzWU
— PatriotTakes 🇺🇸 (@patriottakes) August 3, 2023
Laughing maniacally, Campbell provides: “Want me luck, I will the put up workplace for a job. They will not ever acknowledge my image now. They might put me on the FBI wished listing. Have an excellent day! … I am off of Mississippi and 225. Okay, keep tuned. It should be candid digital camera —lights, digital camera, motion right this moment. They will by no means acknowledge me. Have an excellent day!”
Earlier than her Fb was scrubbed, a put up had appeared on Campbell’s web page alleging she had been put beneath a “psychological well being maintain” at UCHealth.
“It is me,” the put up mentioned. “I am not roasting anybody anymore. God is an all seeing God. I used to be simply having slightly enjoyable. I performed a clown right this moment and threw my self beneath a bus by behaving like a black [clown emoji]. I am achieved! Now I am at UCHealth on a psychological well being maintain. I am achieved laughing!!!!! Somebody get me out of right here??? Can somebody carry me a cigarette? My grandpa didn’t like lazy folks. My mother had a black boyfriend… No approach! My EX was Mexican. No approach! And I’m right here to pay for my households sins [sic]. Someone inform [derogatory term] I mentioned hello. He was my Nonno’s hit man! I do know as a result of my uncle branded my ass along with his excessive heels (boots).”
One other put up made late on August 2 — and purportedly written by Campbell’s daughter — acknowledged the seriousness of Campbell’s conduct and known as Campbell out for it.
“Hey everybody. That is the daughter,” the put up learn. “As you all have seen my mom goes via one thing I am unable to even put in phrases. No her actions aren’t okay. We’ve got gotten her the assistance she wants proper now. At present at the moment the household does ask for time to have the ability to comprehend what’s all occurring.”
On Friday, August 4, it was unclear whether or not Campbell was nonetheless beneath a protecting maintain. Aurora police wouldn’t touch upon her standing, citing privateness legal guidelines.
“We don’t have any additional remark to offer about Ersilia Campbell,” mentioned APD rep Moylan.
Makes an attempt to succeed in her on social media have been unsuccessful.