Belton restaurant under fire for sign about scalping Redskins - KCTV5

Belton restaurant under fire for sign about scalping Redskins

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A Sonic restaurant in Belton apologized and quickly removed a sign urging the Kansas City Chiefs to "scalp the Redskins."

The Chiefs played the Washington Redskins Sunday afternoon.

The sign outside the drive-in on Sunday also said the Chiefs should "feed them whiskey" and send them "2 the reservation."

The sign was removed after being displayed only about 15 minutes but not before a picture was posted on Twitter.

"The remarks on this sign were offensive, unacceptable and just plain wrong," said Patrick Lenow, vice president over public relations at Sonic, in a statement.

Lenow said the franchise owner is counseling employees and apologized for the sign.

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