Woman sues Subway for $25,000 after owner allegedly hits her in head with sandwich

Woman sues Subway for $25,000 after owner allegedly hits her in head with sandwich
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[Ed. – Gives a different meaning to ‘subway crime.’]

A North Carolina woman who took a viral video of a Subway manager who cursed at her and apparently threw a sandwich at her head has sued the restaurant.

Tina Richardson, also known as Elizabeth Hinson, went to a Subway … on March 8, to buy a sandwich for an elderly woman she takes care of, but when she got home she realized that the sandwich she received was not what she ordered. …

Richardson then returned to the store to ask for a refund but the employee refused and went to get her manager.

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The manager, Kenneth Lancaster, who owned the Subway, then came out from the back and started yelling expletives at her, demanding that she leave. What panned out afterward was recorded on Richardson’s phone and posted to social media on March 8.

According to the video, Lancaster approached Richardson and slapped her phone away while yelling at her to “get out.” He is then seen walking away to the back. The phone then films a sandwich that appeared to be thrown to the ground. Richardson said, “This is what the owner of Concord Subway does to his customers who have a legitimate complaint.”

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