CENTEREACH - Starbucks is reacting to claims that managers berated a Centereach worker for being gay.

An online blogger says it happened Sunday at the Centereach store.

Today, Starbucks has released a statement saying it has a zero tolerance for anti-gay comments.

Starbucks says, "We are disheartened by the allegations reported in an East Coast Starbucks store and are taking immediate measures to investigating and take any steps necessary to make this right."