Police: Arby's manager arrested after shooting, killing customer accused of spitting on her

Arby's Manager Allegedly Shot and Killed Customer Accused of Spitting on Her

TULSA, Okla. — The manager of a Tulsa, Oklahoma, Arby's has been arrested in connection to a deadly shooting.

Deionna Young, 25, was arrested on a charge of first-degree murder for the death of 25-year-old Desean Tallent.

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KRMG.com reported that detectives said they learned Tallent had been involved in an altercation at the Arby's restaurant about an hour prior to the crash. Police say Tallent allegedly threatened Young and spit on her.

Police say Tallent returned to the Arby's about an hour later and Young got in her car and followed him, according to KOKI.

Detectives say Young fired her gun at Tallent’s SUV one time and returned to work. Tallent was hit by the bullet and crashed into an entrance of a Walmart Neighborhood Market.

Tulsa police responded to the car crash around 8 p.m. Saturday where they found Tallent had been shot. He was taken to the hospital and died shortly after.