NUTLEY, NJ - After spewing a steaming cup of COVID guideline defiance, a 'coffee shop Karen' was advised that returning to Nutley establishment may result in her arrest.

The story began percolating on Thursday April 15, when the manager of a Franklin Ave. coffee shop contacted the Nutley Police Department regarding a customer who was not following COVID-19 guidelines. After failing to stand on designated social distancing circles on the floor of the business, the individual started to argue with employees. 

The manager of the local business told police that the customer was no longer welcome at the shop. 

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Officers of the Nutley Police Department conducted a motor vehicle stop as 'coffee shop Karen' was leaving. She was told by police that she was not allowed back at the establishment. According to police, she was advised that she would be subject to arrest for defiant trespassing. 

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