McDonald’s drive-thru shooting trial delayed

Shaneka Torres (mugshot courtesy Kent County Correctional Facility -- Feb. 10, 2014)

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — The trial for a woman who allegedly opened fire through a McDonald’s drive-thru window has been delayed.

Shaneka Torres’s trial was scheduled to start Monday, but was instead adjourned due to a change in her counsel.

In February, the 29-year-old went to the drive-thru at the McDonald’s on 28th Street near Madison Avenue in Grand Rapids with a friend. She said an employee got her order wrong, so she went back to the drive-thru later that night.

According to Grand Rapids police, Torres said workers got it wrong again, leaving the bacon off her burger. That’s when she allegedly pulled out a gun and fired a shot through the drive-thru window.

No one was hurt.

Torres faces charges of carrying a concealed weapon, discharge of a firearm in or at a building and felony firearms.

A new trial date has not yet been set.

WOOD TV8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s