North Carolina woman brings bag of crickets to restaurant for free meal scam

Published 1:00 pm Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Shatanya Beasley, 26, was arrested Friday and released hours later after attempting to swindle staff at a North Carolina Applebee’s that evening. Beasley brought a bag of dead crickets to the area restaurant and placed one on her plate, refusing to pay for her $70.25 meal.