GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) – Free samples briefly turned a Costco warehouse club into a fight club for two senior citizens.
The State newspaper in Columbia, South Carolina, cites a July 26 Greenville police report saying it began when a 72-year-old man cut ahead of a 70-year-old man who was waiting for a complimentary piece of cheese.READ MORE: $30K Reward Offered For Information In Efraim Gordon's Fatal Shooting
It happened again as the 70-year-old was awaiting a cheeseburger sample. First there were angry words and then a punch.
Police say the cheeseburger stand worker confirmed the Hawaiian shirt-clad 72-year-old then smacked the 70-year-old, causing his hat and glasses to fly off.READ MORE: What Parents Need To Know About COVID Vaccines For Preteens, Teens As FDA Expected To Give Pfizer OK
The 72-year-old said he felt the other man was aggressive and about to hit him.
Police spokesman Donald Porter says authorities are seeking surveillance footage to sort it out, and no one has been arrested.Don't Bug Out About Cicadas: University of Md. Expert Answers Questions
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