An employee of the fast food restaurant in Hueytown is sitting behind the walls after the police said that the worker threw hot fat at a customer.
The incident happened around 15.15 on Saturday at Arby’s, the police said. Officers responded to the restaurant with a message about an argument and arrived to find the driving customer suffering from burns.
Hueytown Fire and Rescue provided medical treatment and then transported the victim to UAB Hospital. A condition is not released.
No one else was injured.
The employee was arrested on the spot. The investigation is ongoing.