LUDINGTON, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) – A Michigan restaurant lost thousands of dollars in sales after an employee told management he had Covid-19.
According to a manager, the busboy wanted a day off and lied.READ MORE: Some Michigan Residents Now Have To Dial 10-Digit Numbers
David Hritco, manager at Timbers Seafood and Steakhouse in Ludington says it was heartbreaking.
“I worried about my staff. I worried about well now do I have COVID?” said Hritco.READ MORE: The Detroit Zoo To Host Its Final Weekend Of Family-Friendly Halloween Event 'Zoo Boo' Oct. 22-24
After the virus claim, the restaurant was forced to close on Friday and Saturday and cancel a wedding rehearsal party, according to Hritco who said it is the restaurant’s “second busiest weekend of the year.”
Hritco told 9&10news the busboy confessed and apologized Saturday evening and now it’s a police matter.MORE NEWS: Tillson Street's Halloween Displays Draws Thousands