ISSAQUAH — McNugget, a beloved bantam rooster known to frequent an Issaquah parking lot and espresso stand, was killed Tuesday night by a neighborhood dog that escaped its residence.
“It’s so sad,” said Your Espresso stand owner Michelle Schneider. “My customers have been bawling all morning.”
McNugget has been a fixture and tourist attraction in Issaquah ever since it escaped a grain supply store 13 years ago and made its home in the parking lot. The rooster, known to split its days between the coffee shop, parking lot and nearby Staples store, was the feature of many media pieces, including one by the Seattle Times.
Schneider said she received a call from one of her well-known customers late Tuesday night, saying she saw…