Fingertip served in salad at Applebee’s

(KSBY) A California woman is awaiting blood test results after finding a bloody fingertip in her salad while dining at a Paso Robles Applebee’s.

On December 20th Cathleen Martin, her husband and young child were eating at the Applebee’s.

Martin says she ordered a Chinese Chicken Salad but found more than just chicken inside.

“So all three of them started eating the salad, ate about half of it, and lifted up a leaf to eat more of the salad, they found the fingertip in blood,” says Eric Traut, the Martin family’s attorney.

A representative from the franchiee that operates the restaurant confirmed the incident in a statement reading in part:

“We deeply regret that the Martin family experienced this unacceptable incident at one of our restaurants. We take matters involving the health and safety of our guests and team members seriously. Accordingly, we immediately investigated and determined that an accident did occur in our kitchen.”

Read more: http://bit.ly/1K8U5gM

NBC4i.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s