HENRICO COUNTY, Va. – Police arrested a man after a fight at a Golden Corral in Virginia.
According to WTVR, the fight started among cooks in the kitchen before spilling into the dining room. It happened on Monday at the restaurant on Gaskins Road and West Broad Street.
Police said a now former Golden Corral employee, Bahaa Gemin Fayez, was washing dishes when he was called names. According to WTVR, he’s accused of assaulting two co-workers with a two-and-a-half-foot-long skewer and also a customer.
WTVR, reports it was customers who tackled Fayez and held him down until police arrived.
Platinum Corral, a franchisee of Golden Corral issued the following statement a statement saying the individual responsible has been fired:
“Our restaurant location at 4050 Gaskins Road in Glen Allen temporarily closed following an isolated internal altercation. We are working closely with authorities to address the incident, and the individual responsible is no longer employed by us.
The safety and well-being of our guests and employees are always top priorities for Golden Corral. We appreciate the swift actions of our management staff as well as the rapid response and support of our local first responders. The restaurant is open for business.”
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