HACKETTSTOWN — Police have arrested and charged a town resident who they say caused a commotion, and a bit of damage, at the McDonald's on Mountain Avenue Friday afternoon.

Hackettstown Police reported that officers were called to the fast-food establishment shortly after 3 p.m. Friday to investigate a "disorderly male" inside the restaurant. But when police got there, they found Michael Garcia, 19, outside, running around the building.

Further investigation revealed that Garcia allegedly damaged a stainless steel door below a soda machine, sat on the counter, and punched an electronic ordering kiosk.

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Garcia was transported to Hackettstown Medical Center, but police did not specify what kind of treatment he received.

He was charged with disorderly conduct and criminal mischief, and released pending a court appearance.

Patrick Lavery is New Jersey 101.5's afternoon news anchor. Follow him on Twitter @plavery1015 or email patrick.lavery@townsquaremedia.com.

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