Lady Lake police called to investigate altercation after fracas over rotisserie chicken at Sam’s Club

Lady Lake police were called to investigate an altercation after an alleged fracas over rotisserie chicken at Sam’s Club.

Police responded Jan. 4 to an altercation involving two older males, one of whom who had left the scene prior to the arrival of law enforcement.

A 71-year-old man told police he had been waiting for his rotisserie chicken when another man pushed him into the hot shelving, according to an incident report. He said he suffered a burn and instinctively swung his elbow back, striking the other man who fell back and knocked down a 70-year-old woman from The Villages.

Video surveillance from the store was collected as evidence. There were no immediate arrests.