Man buys 4 Pell City officers breakfast at Cracker Barrel

Published: Jun. 10, 2020 at 1:26 PM CDT
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PELL CITY, Ala. (WBRC) - Four Pell City police officers got free breakfast June 7 thanks to a man who wanted to thank them for their service.

Pell City Sgt. Shenandoah McInnish, Cpl. Barry Wathen and officers Isaiah Johnson and Joshua Wheeler were eating June 7 when a man in the restaurant came over, asked for their tickets and said he was paying for their meals.

The man wouldn’t take no for an answer as he thanked the officers for their public service and wished them a safe day on the job.

The picture from Cracker Barrel has been shared and liked thousands of times on social media.

So we are eating at Cracker Barrel this morning. There are 4 officers behind us eating. And this middle aged black man...

Posted by Garrett Cotton on Sunday, June 7, 2020

All four officers joined WBRC Good Day Extra via Facetime Wednesday morning.

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