Kevin Trejo, a 21-year-old from Westwood, New Jersey was arrested on Monday after he spat into the drinks of several officers at a Park Ridge location.
It has not yet been reported how many drinks he spat into.
Under the current COVID threat, it is extremely disturbing to think that someone would intentionally spit in your drink,’ Park Ridge Police Capt. Joseph Rampolla said, NorthJersey.com reports.
A spokesperson for Starbucks denounced the actions as ‘reprehensible’ and shared that the employee was fired.
‘We will continue to support Park Ridge Police in their investigation and have a deep respect for the Park Ridge Police Department and the officers who help keep our partners and communities safe,’
the spokesperson added.