Source: Washington County, Arkansas
Beyond Meat Chief Operating Officer Doug Ramsey was arrested this weekend after allegedly biting a man’s nose in an Arkansas parking storage following a university soccer recreation.
Ramsey, 53, was charged with terroristic threatening and third-degree battery and booked within the Washington County, Arkansas, jail on Saturday night. He was launched Sunday, based on the Washington County data web page.
Ramsey and Beyond Meat didn’t instantly reply to requests for remark from CNBC.
The altercation occurred in a parking storage close to Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville after a University of Arkansas soccer recreation, based on a preliminary police report. Local tv station KNWA/Fox24 first reported Ramsey’s arrest.
Ramsey allegedly punched via the again windshield of a Subaru after it made contact with the entrance tire of Ramsey’s automotive. The Subaru proprietor then received out of his automotive, and Ramsey allegedly began punching him and bit his nose, “ripping the flesh on the tip of the nose,” based on the report. The sufferer and a witness additionally alleged that Ramsey instructed the Subaru proprietor he would kill him.
Campus police declined to remark to CNBC, citing an ongoing investigation.
Ramsey has been the working chief of Beyond Meat since December. The meals firm has been dealing with skepticism from buyers over disappointing gross sales, working challenges and its long-term development prospects. The inventory has fallen 73% this yr, dragging its market cap all the way down to $1.09 billion. Just three years in the past, the corporate was valued at $13.4 billion.
Before becoming a member of the maker of meat alternate options, Ramsey spent three a long time at Tyson Foods, overseeing its poultry and McDonald’s companies. Tyson’s headquarters are in Springdale, Arkansas.