Diaper change at Starbucks leads to police being called - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Diaper change at Starbucks leads to police being called

Posted: Updated:
  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Man pleads guilty in death of Illinois officer

    Man pleads guilty in death of Illinois officer

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:34 AM EDT2014-08-27 11:34:10 GMT
    A South Carolina man has pleaded guilty in a vehicle crash that killed an on-duty Pontiac officer and his police dog last year.
    A South Carolina man has pleaded guilty in a vehicle crash that killed an on-duty Pontiac officer and his police dog last year.
  • Does It Work: Stone Wave

    Does It Work: Stone Wave

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:00 AM EDT2014-08-27 11:00:29 GMT
    It's a quick way to cook a full meal right in the microwave, and it's a individual serving size. But does the Stone Wave Microwave Cooker work?
    It's a quick way to cook a full meal right in the microwave, and it's a individual serving size. But does the Stone Wave Microwave Cooker work?
  • Robber shoots self after incident at Princeton, KY restaurant

    Robber shoots self after incident at Princeton, KY restaurant

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:14 AM EDT2014-08-27 10:14:48 GMT
    Princeton police say a man involved in a strong-armed robbery at a local restaurant died later from a self-inflicted gunshot.
    Princeton police say a man involved in a strong-armed robbery at a local restaurant died later from a self-inflicted gunshot.



(KFVS) -

A diaper change at a Denver Starbucks led to the cops being called over the weekend.

According to USA Today, the parents of a young child were visiting the Starbucks and the child's diaper needed to be changed.

The mother took the child to the bathroom and found there were no changing tables in the bathroom.

Reportedly, she then took the baby back out to the public seating area and changed him there.

The parents say a Starbucks employee tossed a rag to the mother, told her to clean up after she finished and spoke to her in a "demeaning" way.

The parents also said that employees were talking and laughing amongst themselves about the incident which angered the father of the child.

The father said he decided to then pour his cup of coffee on the floor to show his anger about the situation and then he and some employees exchanged "strong words" and "hand gestures."

Someone at the store eventually called police to report a disturbance.

Once police arrived, no arrests were made.

Starbucks has since made a statement saying they are concerned about the incident and that they wanted all customers to be respected and treated with dignity.

Copyright 2013 KFVS. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

310 Broadway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

FCC Public File
publicfile@kfvs12.com
573-335-1212
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KFVS12. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.