Conversation about sausage leads to fight outside Carrabba's

Man overheard girlfriend having conversation with other man, deputies say

Eddie Maldonado Rivera

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. – A conversation about sausage at a St. Johns County Carrabbas's restaurant Thursday night ended with a man being arrested.

Deputies said Eddie Maldonado Rivera walked in on another man talking to his girlfriend about sausage at the restaurant.

Rivera then accused them of having a sexual conversation, so the two went outside to talk things out. Deputies said that's when Rivera put the other man in a choke hold.

Deputies said a manager had to bite Rivera to get him to let go.

Rivera was arrested and charged with battery.