October 25, 2014
HALTOM CITY, Texas (AP) - A woman called 911 to report she
didn't get as much shrimp as she wanted in her fried rice at a
Haltom City police on Tuesday released the taped emergency call,
in which the customer is heard telling the dispatcher, "to get a
police officer up here, what has to happen?"
The customer also says: "He didn't even put extra shrimp in
The upset customer had left the Fort Worth-area restaurant when
an officer arrived Monday afternoon.
Restaurant workers say the woman had been denied a refund after
leaving with her order, then returning to complain.
Cook June Lee says nothing was wrong with the meal, and that
"some customers are happy. Some are not."