Disgusted Customer Claims He Ate a Deep-Fried Rat in His Fast Food Meal (PHOTO)

deep-fried rat kfcIf you’ve ever thought that the grossest thing that could happen to you at KFC was having greasy fingers at the end of your meal -- think again! Although it has not been independently confirmed, a California man is claiming that his KFC chicken tender meal came with two pieces of chicken ... and one piece of deep-fried RAT.

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Devorise Dixon, a 25-year-old who was dining at the KFC franchise on Wilmington Ave. in Los Angeles, says he bit into it and found it to be, ugh, “rubbery." He went on to post the pictures below to his Facebook page and follow-up, alleging that the restaurant's manager concurred that Dixon did indeed eat a fried rat ...

WENT BACK TO KFC YESTERDAY AND SPOKE TO THE MANAGER SHE SAID IT IS A RAT AND APOLOGIZED, IT'S TIME FOR A LAWYER!!! BESAFE DON'T EAT FAST FOOD !!!

Posted by Devorise Dixon on Friday, June 12, 2015

I hate to say it, but when I look at it now all I see is batter-dipped tail. Yuck!

Now, to be fair, KFC says that the their tenders can come in a variety of shapes and sizes.

Here's corporate's latest response to the deep-fried debacle:

The chain also pointed out that Dixon refused to let them have the crunchy yet suspicious item for testing. It could still turn out to not just taste like chicken but to actually be chicken.

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This whole story does raise the question though of how much should we trust in the safety of our fast food? Most fast food items make several stops in processing before they make it to our to-go bags, so it could be possible for an uninvited dinner guest of the rodent variety to sneak in somewhere along the line, right?

What do you think? Does this story make you less likely to eat fast food?



Image via Devorise Dixon/Facebook

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