US man sues Burger King over manager ‘attack’

A US man is suing Burger King after he says a manager attacked him - for complaining about cold onion rings.

The man had been complaining about cold onion rings. Picture: PA

The lawsuit says Robert Deyapp was assaulted in June last year when he told a manager at the fast-food restaurant in the New Mexico city of Bloomfield about his cold order.

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The lawsuit claims that when Mr Deyapp asked for a refund, manager Francisco Berrera lunged at him with a stun gun and flick-knife.

Court records show Berrera later pleaded no contest to aggravated assault.