Kevin A. Trejo, 21, was charged Monday with subjecting a law enforcement officer to get hold of with bodily fluid knowingly tampering with a cup of coffee realizing it was ordered by a legislation enforcement officer and making a dangerous or bodily dangerous affliction, in accordance to a release from Park Ridge Police.
As of Tuesday evening, CNN was not capable to discover or get hold of Trejo’s legal counsel for remark.
Law enforcement acquired data that an worker at a Park Ridge coffee store was spitting in the beverages of officers that patronized the store, and an investigation confirmed that facts, the release reported.
Law enforcement received the suggestion about a 7 days back, said Capt. Joseph Rampolla of the Park Ridge Law enforcement. The alleged incident occurred about May well 25, he explained.
Park Ridge Police Main Joseph Madden thanked the management of the institution in the release for their cooperation and reported the incident appeared to be isolated and only concerned Trejo.
Starbucks known as the behavior “reprehensible” and mentioned the organization investigated immediately just after discovering about the accusations. The suspect is no extended a Starbucks staff.
“We have apologized to the Park Ridge Police Division. We want all people who comes into our outlets to acquire a constructive practical experience and when that doesn’t happen, we move quickly to handle it and hold ourselves accountable. We will continue on to guidance Park Ridge Police in their investigation and have a deep respect for the Park Ridge Law enforcement Office and the officers who assistance preserve our partners and communities safe,” a Starbucks spokesperson explained.