• Cops: 4 women punch, stab Applebee's waitress, then steal her tip money

    By: Raisa Habersham, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution


    HENRY COUNTY, Ga. - Authorities are searching for four women who allegedly attacked an Applebee’s waitress, stabbed her and stole her tips, the McDonough Police Department said. 

    The assault occurred Tuesday in the 800 block of Industrial Boulevard, according to a post on the department’s Facebook page.

    Police said the suspects punched the victim and one of them stabbed her. 

    They left the restaurant in a white Infiniti SUV, causing damage to property and making off with the woman’s tip money, according to the post. 

    Anyone with information is asked to contact McDonough police at 678-782-6322. 

    Applebee's released a statement about the alleged incident:

    Providing a safe environment for our servers and our guests is our top priority at Applebee’s. The server who was injured in this incident returned to work the next day and we are happy to report that she is doing well. Our local Franchisee’s team is continuing to work with authorities regarding this matter. — Attributable to a company spokesperson

    This article was written by Raisa Habersham, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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