Man slashes IHOP worker who asked him to wear a mask – Fox News
A maskless man at a New York CityIHOP restaurant is accused of slashing a worker after employees asked him to cover his face to meet coronavirus guidelines, police said Wednesday.
In surveillance video of the incident shared by NYPD Crimestoppers, the man appears to be arguing, then pulls a table out of the way and rushes them. It was recorded Tuesday evening in Jamaica, Queens.
Customers have attacked store or restaurant workers before after being asked to mask up during the coronavirus pandemic.
In October, two sisters are accused of stabbing a store security guard 27 times in Chicago after he asked them to use face coverings and hand sanitizer. He survived, and they were arrested at the scene.