Justice For Them

Diner workers jumped into action this week after a customer’s Grubhub order came in for an Irish breakfast roll, a burger and help.

Around 5 a.m. Sunday, a worker at the Chipper Truck Café in Yonkers saw the order. It came from a woman being held hostage by an alleged rapist.

“Please call police, his going to call me when u delivered come with the cones please don’t make it obvious,” read a note in the comments of the order.

Café workers contacted police, who later arrived at the Bronx home of 32-year-old suspect Kemoy Royal. Expecting a delivery, Royal opened the door and was arrested by police.

Royal was arraigned Sunday on a slew of charges, including rape and strangulation. He was also charged in connection with another incident from the week before, in which he is accused of attacking and threatening a different woman.

“You see it in the movies; you don’t see it in real life,” Bermejo said of the situation.

“Please call police, his going to call me when u delivered come with the cones please don’t make it obvious,” read a note in the comments of the order.

“You could see it was real because it was rushed,” Chipper Truck Café co-owner Alice Bermejo said. “The wording was not right, but you could still understand what they were meaning.

So you knew when you read the note, you know it’s not a prank.”

The couple that owns the Chipper Truck Café think of the diner, which operates all night, as a safe haven for the community.

READ MORE: Parents weren’t told after local school bus driver arrested on child porn charges

GrubHub also reached out to thank the couple, rewarding them with a check for $5,000.

@Joseph Franklin credit

By Joseph Franklin

We blog about human trafficking and child porn cases. If you have any information on the situation please feel free to call the nation human trafficking hotline at 1-888-7888

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.