HUEYTOWN, Ala. (WIAT) — An Arby’s employee in Alabama was arrested on Saturday after throwing hot grease onto a customer during an altercation in the drive-thru, police said.
Officers responded around 3:15 p.m. to a report of an altercation between an employee and a customer, according to Hueytown police. First responders arrived to provide medical treatment to the victim that had been doused with hot grease.
The victim, who suffered second-degree burns over a large portion of her body, was transported to UAB Hospital for further treatment.
Shea Denise Peoples, 50, was arrested and charged with first-degree assault. Her bond was set at $30,000.
The case remained under investigation.