Man angry over wait for McDonald’s French fries throws hot coffee at worker, report says

South Carolina authorities have arrested a man accused of throwing hot coffee in the face of a young McDonald’s worker in Camden last month after he became angry over a delay in his French fries order.

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Police issued a warrant for Joshua Emery Noel on Jan. 11 and said Noel turned himself in Tuesday, according to WISTV.

Noel was arrested and jailed on a $7,500 bond, WIS reported.

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He’s facing second-degree assault and battery charges over the incident, which was captured on McDonald’s drive-thru window security camera.

The worker was just 16 years old. 

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