Mr. Gyu Lee has been charged with assault by police in Accra for maltreating his
Mr. Young Gyu Lee, Chief Executive Office of Peterpan Restaurant, a Korean chain in Ghana, allegedly used hot pizza to slapped of of his employees, a Cecilia Ampadu. The incident is reported to have occurred on Tuesday when Mr Gyu Lee was reacting after a piece of pizza got burnt.
The victim, who was supervisor-on-duty at the time, reported the incident and lodged a complaint at the Airport Police Station. which lead to the arrest of the Mr. Young Gyu Lee.
Speaking with Accra-based radio station, Citi FM, the Airport Police Commander, Chief Superintendent Yaw Tetegah, said the police are still actively looking for more witnesses to aid in investigations.
“We have called for witnesses to help us with the investigations and so far we are charging the gentleman with assault. She says she was slapped with hot pizza and we are investigating the case to establish the fact”, he said.
The suspect, who is also the Vice President of the Korean Residents Association of Ghana, has been granted bail.
Peterpan is a new addition to the restaurant/fast food franchise business in Ghana.
Well noted for their crispy pop-corn style chicken. Peterpan is also well noted for offering good meals at very reasonable prices.