Confetti throwing leads to fight at Boardman Applebee's - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

Confetti throwing leads to fight at Boardman Applebee's

Posted: Updated:
BOARDMAN, Ohio -

A gender reveal party at a Boardman Applebee's led to a fight between staff and customers.

Police were called to the restaurant on South Avenue Monday just before 9 p.m.

Staff told police a party of 20 came in for the get-together.

They eventually went outside to throw confetti to reveal the baby's gender, according to the police report.

The staff said the party left confetti all over the sidewalk and on other customers' cars.

When they asked them to pick up the confetti, the workers said members of the group started yelling and throwing menus across the room, striking a hostess several times, the report said.

The group eventually left before police arrived.

A purse was left at the scene and police are investigating.

The workers also later noticed around $30 of the bill was not paid.

The staff asked those customers to be banned from the Applebee's and expected charges include theft without consent, menacing, littering, criminal mischief and assault.

  • More NewsMore>>

  • Cost of governor's race topped $64M, shy of state record

    Cost of governor's race topped $64M, shy of state record

    Monday, December 10 2018 1:27 PM EST2018-12-10 18:27:13 GMT

    Spending in Pennsylvania's gubernatorial race topped $64 million, as Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf thumped Republican Scott Wagner to win a second term.

    More >>

    Spending in Pennsylvania's gubernatorial race topped $64 million, as Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf thumped Republican Scott Wagner to win a second term.

    More >>
  • Two arrested after allegedly breaking into an old Youngstown school

    Two arrested after allegedly breaking into an old Youngstown school

    Saturday, December 15 2018 3:17 PM EST2018-12-15 20:17:41 GMT

    Around midnight Youngstown police were called to the old school on 2546 Hillman at Princeton about a report of two males breaking into the school.  According to police when they arrived on the scene they spotted a ladder that was propped up against the building that led to a broken window which was on the second floor of the school. Officers entered the building by climbing up the ladder and into the school after officers entered the building they heard two peopl...

    More >>

    Around midnight Youngstown police were called to the old school on 2546 Hillman at Princeton about a report of two males breaking into the school.  According to police when they arrived on the scene they spotted a ladder that was propped up against the building that led to a broken window which was on the second floor of the school. Officers entered the building by climbing up the ladder and into the school after officers entered the building they heard two peopl...

    More >>
  • GM Employees turn out for possible final Care and Share program

    GM Employees turn out for possible final Care and Share program

    Saturday, December 15 2018 3:15 PM EST2018-12-15 20:15:40 GMT

    Over 50 years, that's how long the UAW care and share program has been passing out food to those that need it the most throughout the Valley.   Employees very well know this could be the last year the program takes place. Despite that, volunteers packed the UAW Hall in Lordstown Saturday to pack each box with groceries and to pass along a little joy at the same time.  "It's just something we have to do is give back to the community, I don't know what else we just...

    More >>

    Over 50 years, that's how long the UAW care and share program has been passing out food to those that need it the most throughout the Valley.   Employees very well know this could be the last year the program takes place. Despite that, volunteers packed the UAW Hall in Lordstown Saturday to pack each box with groceries and to pass along a little joy at the same time.  "It's just something we have to do is give back to the community, I don't know what else we just...

    More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms