A Chicago woman previously convicted of stabbing another woman with a box cutter in a confrontation over a salad plate at a Chuck E. Cheese is now facing murder charges. Shardonnae Pruitt, 20, was charged with first-degree murder after she allegedly stabbed 22-year-old Kahlin Holloway in the chest in the 9600 block of South Merrion Avenue, where she lived, about 5 p.m. on Sunday, DNAinfo Chicago reports. Holloway was pronounced dead Sunday evening at Advocate Trinity Hospital. According to the Chicago Sun-Times, Holloway had come to Pruitt's home on Sunday to confront her about postings she had made about him on social media. Prosecutors say the two proceeded to argue and, at one point, Pruitt stabbed Holloway in the chest with a kitchen knife. Pruitt has been ordered held in lieu of $750,000 bail, the Sun-Times reports. In the September 2012 incident at a Chuck E. Cheese where Pruitt worked on the city's Southwest Side, police said she took a 40-year-old man's plate away, and he responded by throwing his utensils on the floor and insisting on seeing a manager to make a formal complaint. When the manager left, Pruitt allegedly threatened the offended diner and stabbed the 25-year-old woman with him. The woman was taken to a hospital and released and opted not to press felony charges, according to the Tribune.
Chicago Chuck E. Cheese employee, Shardonnae Pruitt, stabs woman with box cutter after argument Better be careful the next time you go to Chuck E. Cheese! A Chicago Chuck E. Cheese employee, Shardonnae Pruitt, stabs woman with a box cutter after argument. Pruitt was apparently irritated with her customers, a man and a woman, and resorted to extreme violence when the man complained about the service he received from Pruitt. The incident occurred on September 30, at a Chicago Chuck E. Cheese restaurant located on South Kedzie Avenue. A 40-year-old man and 25-year-old woman were dining in the restaurant at approximately 3:15 pm. Pruitt allegedly took away a salad plate from the table, possibly while the couple was still eating upsetting the man.The man then became angry and reportedly threw his utensils on the floor. He then demanded to see the manager. Pruitt went to get her manager. She then returned with the manager and the customer asked to file a formal complaint against the waitress.When the manager left, Pruitt allegedly threatened the man and then, according to police reports, pulled out a box cutter and stabbed the woman.Security guards at the restaurant were able to detain Pruitt until police arrived.The woman who was stabbed was taken to Holy Cross Hospital, where she was treated and released.Shardonnae Pruitt, whose residence is listed in the 9600 block of South Marion Ave., has been charged with simple assault and battery in connection with the stabbing.She is scheduled to appear in court on November 14.One would assume that after Chicago Chuck E. Cheese employee, Shardonnae Pruitt, stabs woman with box cutter after argument, that she has, in addition to facing jail time, lost her job at the kid friendly establishment.