Coronavirus: 3 women arrested after attacking Chili’s hostess who tried to enforce social distance order

BATON ROUGE, La. — Three women were arrested who were part of a group that attacked a Chili's hostess who was trying to enforce coronavirus orders, police said.

The large group of women arrived Aug. 9 to the restaurant and requested to eat at the same table, WAFB reported.

They attacked hostess Kelsy Wallace, 17, when she told them only six people could sit at a table because of social distancing orders. Video of the attack was widely viewed online.

Wallace was taken to a hospital for treatment. A GoFundMe account was setup for her. It has raised more than $45,000.

Tammy Dabney, 48, was arrested and charged with aggravated second-degree battery, Baton Rouge police said Friday. Erica Dabney, 46, and Rodneka Dabney, 27, were arrested and charged with disturbing the peace and simple battery.

ARRESTS MADE IN THE ASSAULT OF A RESTAURANT EMPLOYEE Yesterday, Baton Rouge Police Detectives arrested TAMMY DABNEY,...

Posted by Baton Rouge Police Department on Friday, August 14, 2020

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