Customer thrown through window of Waffle House during fight

Men thrown through window during fight at Waffle House

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — Two men are recovering after a fight at a Gwinnett County Waffle House.

It happened early Friday morning at Waffle House on Pleasant Hill Road in Gwinnett County.

According to police, six people -- men and women -- were involved in the brawl.

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"It was a real bloodbath."

Officers say during the fight, two men were thrown through the restaurant window.


Both suffered extensive cuts from the glass. One of the men was in surgery Friday morning.

Tyrin Fanning works at the Waffle House. He said when he got to work Friday morning, the front window was boarded up. When he got inside, he saw the aftermath of the brawl.

"Man, it was a bloodbath. It was a real bloodbath," Fanning said.

Fanning said other employees told him the fight was over a girl.




"They got into an argument from across the corner of the restaurant, and it moved and escalated everywhere," Fanning said. "They were throwing objects everywhere. It was real ugly."

According to Fanning, the restaurant was closed for hours as they tried to clean up from the fight. By lunchtime, the restaurant had reopened.