THE BRONX, New York City — A Bronx deli clerk was seriously injured when two suspects threw avocados and bananas at him during a dispute over a food order on Monday.
The incident happened just before 5 p.m. inside Stadium Gourmet Deli at 109 E. 161 St.
Police say the two individuals threw avocados and bananas at the 21-year-old employee, who suffered a laceration and fractures to his face — as well as a broken jaw.
He was transported to the hospital in serious but stable condition.
The two culprits fled the area a dark colored sedan.