Woman pulls gun after being shorted chicken nugget

19-year-old arrested for assault

A woman is accused of pulling a handgun on employees at a fast food restaurant after she was shorted a chicken nugget.

A Washington woman is in jail after she pulled a gun on fast food employees for a long wait time and being shorted a chicken nugget.

The News Tribune reports the 19-year-old became irritated when she didn't get her drink right away. She then complained there was something in her drink, and eventually discovered she was short one chicken nugget. Employees say that's when she threw the drink at the window and pointed a handgun at them.

Employees of the South Hill restaurant called police, who subsequently went to the house where her car was registered and found her hiding in the attic.

Police arrested the woman for second-degree assault and ordered her jailed on $75,000 bail.