Kentucky Fried Smackdown: Security guard loses cool in KFC, assaults man

Kentucky Fried Smackdown: Security guard loses cool in KFC, assaults man

Social media users were left shook over the violent nature of a video, which showed a security guard beating another man in a KFC store.

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A video was posted online recently which showed a security guard completely losing his cool. The footage showed the guard assaulting a man, for reasons yet unknown.

According to Freshman News, the incident took place on 20 November at a KFC fast-food outlet in Savanna la-Mar, Westmoreland, Jamaica.

“There was an apparent altercation with one of the security guards on duty and a gentleman who came into the restaurant," Andrei Roper, Brand Manager of KFC Jamaica, said.

Roper added an investigation had been launched into the footage and local police were also probing what happened.

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The guard, who reportedly works for McKay Security, can be seen kicking, punching and pushing the man in the store. At one point, the victim was even hit by a chair.

A KFC employee is heard yelling before trying to get the guard off of the man. The video sparked quite the reaction on social media and the internet was left divided.

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It is not the first time this week an officer lost his cool. Briefly.co.za previously reported about cops who threw stones during a traffic altercation. A video made its way on social media which showed the officials attempting to detain a man- but, they ended up resorting to rock-throwing.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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