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9 Fast Food Meltdowns

Jacky Hayward | Chef's Blade

The Chili-Sauce Shooting, Wendy’s 2007

In 2007, a man at a Wendy’s drive-thru window demanded 10 packets of chili sauce, to which the employee responded that store policy was to only give out 2. After the man’s persistent demands, the employee eventually complied and handed over the 10 packets; by this point, however, the customer wanted more. When the manger of the store, Renal Frage, came out to talk to the demanding customer, the unidentified man shot Frage and drove off. On the way to the hospital, Frage kept “trying to [figure out]…why someone would shoot me over chili sauce.” We’re not really sure either, but the assailant nor the 10 chili packets were never found.

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