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Wendy's worker drops pot in burger, arrested

Wendy's worker drops pot in burger, arrested

ATLANTA -- A Wendy's employee who dropped a partially smoked blunt in a customer's cheeseburger has been fired and charged with marijuana possession.

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Police in Lovejoy, Ga., say a customer drove home with her food on Nov. 1, took a bite out of the burger and noticed a strange smell wafting from it. Police say the woman pulled the bun off and saw a partially smoked blunt inside. A blunt is marijuana rolled into a hollowed-out cigar.

In an incident report released Thursday, police say 32-year-old Amy Elizabeth Seiber admitted the marijuana was hers and that she had misplaced it.

Clayton County court officials did not know if Seiber has an attorney. A telephone number listed for her was out of service.

USA TODAY lists Atlanta's top haunted houses

USA TODAY lists Atlanta's top haunted houses

ATLANTA -- Are you in the mood for a scare this Halloween season?

11Alive partner USA TODAY features a list of Atlanta's best haunted attractions.

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The newspaper chose 10 of the top-ranked haunts to ensure local residents know where to go to become thoroughly spooked.

Chairman Bell Wows Audience as Guest Ringmaster at UniverSoul Circus

Chairman Bell Wows Audience as Guest Ringmaster at UniverSoul Circus

RIVERDALE -- Clayton County Commissioner, Chairman Eldrin Bell, took on a different sort of leadership role Thursday night as the Guest Ringmaster for the world renowned UniverSoul Circus.  The show took place in the Green Parking Lot of Turner Field and will began at 7:30pm as Chairman Bell makes his grand entrance into the big top riding an African Elephant.

Bell explained that, “As a young man growing up in the segregated south I would never had envisioned such a world class production featuring performers that truly reflect the wonderful, universal society that we all exist in today. I am fulfilling a boyhood dream of mine.”

Although Bell is undergoing physical therapy; doctors checked into the process before he agreed to make his grand entrance as a guest ringmaster at the circus.