SAN FRANRISKO: Gallery Owner Soaks Homeless Woman With Garden Hose

Los Angeles, CA - September 23: A view of a homeless encampment on Skid Row on Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021 in Los Angeles, CA. A federal appeals court on Thursday unanimously overturned a a judge's decision that would have required Los Angeles to offer some form of shelter or housing to the entire homeless population of skid row by October. (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

At a glance

  • The owner of a San Francisco art gallery is being showered with scorn after he was nabbed on viral video spraying a homeless woman with a garden hose.
  • Collier Gwin, the owner of the Foster Gwin Gallery in the California city’s upscale Jackson Square neighborhood, admitted that he hosed down the woman to get her off his sidewalk on Monday.
  • However, the gallery owner insisted that the whole community has failed her. “The whole neighborhood is a part of this situation,” Gwin told NBC Bay Area News.

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