VIDEO: 30 Year Old Man Arrested After ‘Violent Outburst’ at a Richmond McDonald’s

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A violent outburst was caught on video at a Richmond McDonald’s.

The incident happened around 3:40 p.m. on Tuesday, July 27 at the McDonald’s located in the Ironwood Plaza.

RCMP were called to the location when a 30-year old Delta man become “irate” and began damaging property inside.

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The man was seen lashing out at staff, pushing over displays and throwing objects before exiting the fast food restaurant.

The video of the incident was recorded by another customer and has been circulating on social media. She claims that the incident occurred due to an incorrect Happy Meal order.

You can see how the event escalated around the 30 second mark in the video below.

The individual was eventually arrested, but put up a fight before that. Two officers were apparently assaulted with minor injuries, and the suspect had some injuries as well.

Police state the investigation is ongoing, although the man was taken into custody and awaiting a bail hearing. He could be facing charges of mischief for over $5,000 as well as with assault of a peace officer.

If you have further information or may have witnessed the incident, please contact Richmond RCMP at 604-278-1212, quoting file number 2021-20311.


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