Janene Hoskovec, a former SAP employee from Arizona, accused of coughing on a mother and her daughter as they were shopping at a Super Saver grocery store in Lincoln, Nebraska. After being shared on social media, a video of the September 3, 2021 incident went viral. Because the other buyers were wearing masks, the maskless woman in the video approached them.
Hoskovec, 55, worked for SAP, which claimed in a statement after the video went viral that it was “investigating the incident.” “We have evaluated the incident and can certify that the individual in question no longer works for SAP,” SAP said in a late September 8, 2021 statement.
SAP, a software company with offices at different places has replied to the viral video in which their employee can be seen coughing in a Nebraska grocery store sans a face mask. The firm posted on their Twitter account:
“The health and safety of our employees and the communities in which we live and work are of utmost concern to us. We are taking the matter of an SAP employee incident very seriously and investigating the situation.”
COVID-denier in Nebraska coughs on shoppers at a supermarket pic.twitter.com/Ejy9HfsshS— Fifty Shades of Whey (@davenewworld_2) September 7, 2021
SAP verified Janene Hoskovec is no longer an employee in a follow-up tweet. The viral video went popular after social media user Jessabird posted about her encounter on Reddit on September 3rd, 2021, with the caption: “Anti-Mask Karen Deliberately Coughing on me at South 27th Super Saver.” Jessabird, who was with her 13-year-old daughter in a Super Saver shop, claimed the woman approached them and questioned why they were wearing masks.
“Excuse me! I’m coming through. You guys are so cute,” the maskless woman can be heard saying in the video. “I have allergies. Maybe I have a medical issue. I don’t need to wear a mask”.
Super Saver and the Lincoln Police Department have yet to comment on the event.
Who is Janene Hoskovec? What is her profession?
Janene works as a client partner at SAP’s Tempe, Arizona headquarters, according to International Business Times. According to her LinkedIn profile, she graduated from Arizona Summit Law School with a Juris Doctorate and has worked in technology sales for 20 years.
According to Janene Hoskovec profile, she has been with SAP for over three years and has worked in similar technological jobs at other firms. IBT stated in their report that they had contacted the Lincoln Police Department to confirm if any charges have been filed against Janene.
Is Janene arrested by Lincoln Police? What is she apologize to the police?
The Lincoln Police Department has not announced that Janene Hoskovec has been arrested. During a pandemic, intentional coughing is considered a criminal. With the law mandating masks until the end of September, Hoskovec might face prosecution for purposefully coughing in front of customers.
SAP, her employer, has also issued a statement on Twitter, stating that the case being thoroughly investigated.
Police in Nebraska have warned that persons who harassed a woman online after falsely accusing her of coughing on others at a grocery store while not wearing a mask could face criminal prosecution. On September 3, a video showing Janene Hoskovec purposefully coughing towards a woman with her daughter at a Super Saver in Lincoln, Nebraska, became viral when it was posted on Reddit.
The video of the incident later shared on Twitter, where it has received over 4.5 million views. Hoskovec, 54, fired from her work at SAP for coughing on the couple and for breaching Lincoln’s mask rule, which requires people to cover their faces indoors in all public locations.
Janene Hoskovec wiki: Who is Janene Hoskovec husband? All about her education, family(parents)
Janene Hoskovec, 55, lives in Scottsdale, Arizona, but her family is from Lincoln, Nebraska. She is a married woman whose husband’s name is John Greevers; however, it is unclear whether the couple still lives together.
She graduated from Lincoln High School in 1984, where she was also president of her class. Aside from that, she was a member of the school’s swimming and diving teams. She continued her study at the University of Colorado Boulder, where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism in 1990. She also earned a master’s degree from Arizona State University in 1997 and attended the United States Air Force Academy, where she studied engineering.
Quick facts about Janene Hoskovec
|Age (as of 2021)||55 years|
|Place of Birth||Scottsdale, Arizona|
|School/College||Lincoln High School, Arizona Summit Law School, University of Colorado, Arizona State University|