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PA Pizzeria Owner Tries to Sabotage Competitors With Mice

Pennsylvania pizzeria owner Nikolas Galiatsatos wasn't having the best of luck. His recently opened pizzeria, Nina's Bella, wasn't doing so well, and he'd had rodent issues. So, naturally, he planted mice in two competing restaurants to even the playing field. The cops called it "food terrorism by mice."

The owner of Verona's Pizza became suspicious after hearing a banging noise in the bathroom; upon further inspection, he discovered a bag that contained several mice hidden in the ceiling. Two police officers who were in the restaurant at the time then followed Galiatsatos to Uncle Nick's Pizza across the street, where they discovered a bag full of mice in the bathroom trashcan. Galiatsatos has been charged with disorderly conduct, harassment, and animal cruelty.

Video: Pizzeria Owner Dumps Mice in Rival Shops

· Pizzeria Owner Dumps Mice in Rival Shops: Cops [NBC Philly]
· Pizza shop owner, Nickolas Galiatsatos, accused of 'food terrorism by mice' [NYDN]
· All Crime Coverage on Eater [-E-]

Nina's Bella Pizzeria

8445 West Chester Pike Upper Darby, PA 19082-1104