Bagel Rage: Man Caught On Video Attacking Deli Worker When His Order Is Not Ready

Unsavory scenes in Brooklyn, NY as a man losses his cool and assaults a deli worker after growing impatient with his cinnamon bagel with bacon, egg and cheese (what?!) order.

December 07, 2018

Image from surveillance footage taken at an East Williamsburg deli [ABC 7 (screenshot)]

Image from surveillance footage taken at an East Williamsburg deli [ABC 7 (screenshot)]

By: Catherine Townsend

Police in Brooklyn are searching for a man who unleashed hell at a deli and began throwing food at the person serving him after his bagel was not prepared quickly enough. The outburst, which was caught on camera, began to unfold at around 4:30 a.m. on Sunday inside a deli on Flushing Avenue in East Williamsburg. In the video, the man, who is wearing a green hat and green clothing, can be seen gesturing furiously and screaming at the worker.
"Make my cinnamon toast cinnamon raisin bagel with bacon, egg and cheese right now!" the man can be heard yelling in surveillance video.

Police said the suspect attacked the worker and threw food and other items at him after his order didn't come fast enough.

The deli worker suffered some bruising and swelling, according to ABC 7, but was not seriously hurt.

Police described the suspect as a Hispanic man in his late teens or early 20s with a thin build and a dark beard. He was last seen wearing all green clothing.


Anyone with information in regards to the above incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website
at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

Read more: ABC 7

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