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Panera manager caught on camera smacking female employee

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NEW YORK--- A New York City Panera Bread manager is caught on camera, smacking a female employee.

The witness who shot the video says the worker had just quit in the middle of her shift. Police say the woman threw a bag of chips on the floor and yelled at the manager.

Witnesses told police the woman was the first to throw a punch and that the manager was acting in self defense.

According to Panera, both employees have been terminated and the company is working with police in their investigation.