Florida man arrested for attacking McDonald’s employee over not getting a straw, police say
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- A Florida man spent New Years day in a jail cell after police say he attacked a McDonald's employee for not giving him a straw. Yasmine James was behind the counter at a McDonald's in St. Petersburg, when police say 41-year-old Daniel Taylor forcefully grabbed her and pulled her up onto the counter. According to police, James defended herself by punching Taylor in the face, as he held on to her shirt's collar.