KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A Tennessee gentleman is accused of holding personnel of a Small Caesar’s cafe at gunpoint with an AK-47 soon after becoming instructed it would get 10 minutes to make his pizza.
Officers responded to the retail store all around 9 p.m. Friday. Witnesses said the suspect, afterwards determined as Charles Doty Jr., of Knoxville, grew to become offended following remaining advised about the hold out, then demanded totally free breadsticks.
According to an incident report, he then still left the store and returned with an AK-47, demanding the pizza quickly.
One more human being in the retail store who experienced by now gotten their order handed Doty her pepperoni pizza, and he fled the scene before law enforcement arrived, law enforcement reported.
Surveillance movie showed the suspect also threatened an employee who was attempting to leave right after his shift and prevented him from executing so. The staff ran from the lobby to the back space of the organization and termed 911.
Doty, 63, was billed with four counts of aggravated assault and one rely of particularly aggravated kidnapping.
In accordance to findlaw.com, specifically aggravated kidnapping is a Class A felony is punishable by 15 to 60 many years in jail and a maximum fantastic of $50,000 in the point out of Tennessee.
Doty was taken into custody and jailed on a full bond of $90,000. He is set to surface in courtroom on Monday.