Man stabs 12-year-old in the neck while in line at McDonald’s

first_imgThe motive remains unclear and the investigation is ongoing, police say.Detectives from the Major Crimes and Crime Scene units are reviewing the scene, analyzing video evidence, and speaking with eyewitnesses, the Pittsburgh Public Safety Department posted.The-CNN-Wire™ & © 2021 Cable News Network, Inc., a WarnerMedia Company. All rights reserved. (CNN) — A 12-year-old was waiting in line with his family at a Pittsburgh McDonald’s when a man stabbed the boy in the neck with a box cutter, police told CNN affiliate KDKA.Police arrested Charles Edward Turner, 51, in the 2 p.m. Saturday incident, police say. He faces multiple charges, including criminal attempt homicide and four counts of aggravated assault, records show. He is being held at Allegheny County Jail.The boy was taken to the hospital in critical condition and has been upgraded to stable, KDKA reported, citing the criminal complaint.Police say they don’t know of any relationship between the boy and Turner, KDKA reported. AdvertisementCNN has not been able to identify an attorney for Turner.Two McDonald’s employees intervened to help the boy, Cara Cruz, deputy public information officer for the Pittsburgh Public Safety Department, told KDKA.“He was with his family, he was standing in line, they had just zipped in for one quick thing,” Cruz told KDKA. RELATEDTOPICS Deputies search for man who punched driver in Bonita Springs drive-thru April 16, 2021 McDonald’s might raise cost of Happy Meals in 2021 December 10, 2020center_img AdvertisementTags: McDonaldsStab McDonald’s announces new chicken sandwich and ‘McPlant’ burger November 10, 2020 AdvertisementRecommended ArticlesBrie Larson Reportedly Replacing Robert Downey Jr. As The Face Of The MCURead more81 commentsGal Gadot Reportedly Being Recast As Wonder Woman For The FlashRead more29 commentsDC Young Fly knocks out heckler (video) – Rolling OutRead more6 comments’Mortal Kombat’ Exceeded Expectations Says WarnerMedia ExecutiveRead more2 commentsDo You Remember Bob’s Big Boy?Read more1 commentsKISS Front Man Paul Stanley Reveals This Is The End Of KISS As A Touring Band, For RealRead more1 comments Beyond Meat partners with McDonalds and Yum Brands February 27, 2021last_img


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