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Charles Ramsey has a beef with publicity
Man who helped free Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight does not want to endorse burger offers or video game
by WKSU's KABIR BHATIA


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Kabir Bhatia
 
Charles Ramsey, the man who put down his Big Mac to help rescue three women held captive in a Cleveland house, has a beef with some of the publicity coming his way.

In a statement, he says he does not endorse the Ramsey burger, offered at the restaurant where he works as a dishwasher. Nor does he approve of a low-grade online video game which features Ramsey throwing burgers at alleged kidnapper Ariel Castro.

A spokeswoman for McDonald's says that local franchisees have offered Ramsey free food at their restaurants. But he says he wants no undue publicity for freeing Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight earlier this month.
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