Woman arrested for allegedly using hands at salad bar, spitting at cop

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Lori Waltman (Multnomah County Sheriff's Office)

Lori Waltman
(Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office)

PORTLAND, Ore. (PIX11) — A woman in Oregon was arrested after police say she used her hands at a salad bar then spit at a police officer.

According to Oregonlive.com, police responded to Mexican restaurant Sunday because Lori Waltman, 49, was repeatedly using her hands to get food from the salad bar.

When an employee asked Waltman to stop touching the food with her hands, she threw the tongs, police say. The utensils hit the employee in her neck.

After she was arrested for aggravated assault, Waltman allegedly spit into a Portland police officer’s face.