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Ragin’ Cajun! Guy robs fried-chicken joint with broomstick • Brooklyn Paper

Ragin’ Cajun! Guy robs fried-chicken joint with broomstick

Bristling: The suspect threatens a clerk (amorphous pixel-mass at left) with a broom.
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He flew off the handle!

Cops are looking for the man who busted into a fried-chicken joint and threatened to batter an employee with a broomstick.

The wingnut got clerks at the cluck hut near Nostrand Avenue and Hillel Place to open the door to the closed restaurant a little after 1 am on Nov. 8, surveillance video shows.

But then he appears to get into an argument with the worker and pushes his way in, grabbing a nearby broom and brandishing it at the retreating fryer jockey.

The loony robber tossed over a trash can and eventually made off with a worker’s cell phone.

The suspect and victim did not know one another, and it is not clear what the thief was trying to accomplish, police said.

Reach deputy editor Max Jaeger at mjaeger@cnglocal.com or by calling (718) 260–8303. Follow him on Twitter @JustTheMax.
Hot and spicy: The suspect appears pretty angry.
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