E. Lebanon shop owners attack health inspector, reporter

The owners of a supermarket in east Lebanon attacked a Health Ministry inspector and a journalist Saturday during a food safety visit.

larry.the.cable.guy.health.inspectorThe statement said the owners of al-Meis supermarket in Bar Elias attacked the expert who went to inspect food safety conditions inside the shop.

They also assaulted a reporter who called them out for trying to sneak expired foods out of the shop once the inspector arrived, the statement added.