Galco.jpg                 

  

50 club.jpg

 

‘Pointless crime’: Police say the fatal stabbing at Popeyes started when a man cut in line while waiting for a chicken sandwich
Oxon Hill, Md.
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   U.S. Attorney Warns of Coronavirus Scams Targeting Vulnerable Victims
ߦ   Walmart Robbery
ߦ   Americans urged to stay home as coronavirus spreads
ߦ   HHS Provides Expanded Guidance to Nursing Facilities to Prevent Spread of COVID-19 in Texas
ߦ   Houston Police Dept - Case Reports
ߦ   Paris Police Dept - Daily Activity Report
ߦ   33 Charged with Meth Conspiracy
ߦ   AG Paxton Leads 20-State Coalition Defending Religious Freedom of Little Sisters of the Poor at SCOTUS
ߦ   Former Police Chief Sentenced to 10 Years for Threatening Man at Gunpoint
ߦ   Houston Police Call Reports
ߦ   Illegal Alien Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Drug Trafficking and Firearm Possession
ߦ   Man Wanted In Galveston Since 1991 Captured
ߦ   South Florida Resident Convicted for Stealing over $2 million from a Texas School District
ߦ   Titus County Sheriff’s deputies arrest 9 after search warrant turns up meth, gun, paraphernalia
ߦ   Apparent Murder-Suicide in Mission Bend

 
Search Archives:

OXON HILL, Md. — Police are investigating after a 28-year-old man was fatally stabbed outside of an Oxon Hill Popeyes store on Monday night.

Prince George’s County Police said they were called to the 6200 block of Livingston Rd. around 7 p.m. on Monday night, where they found a man with a stab wound in the parking lot.  In a press conference on Tuesday, PGPD stated that the incident occurred around 7 p.m., after one man worked his way through the front of line of customers waiting for service.

Once towards the front of the line, a confrontation occurred with another man waiting for service.

Within 15 seconds, the argument was taken outside to the parking lot and the man who worked his way through the front of the line was stabbed.

“How does a confrontation lead to a homicide in 15 seconds?” PGPD Police Chief Hank Stawinski said.

Authorities say their preliminary findings deduct that one man cut in front of the other, prompting the argument.

“This is pointless,” Stawinski said. “This is disrespectful.”

The victim was then taken to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries, which he later succumbed to about an hour later. Police identified the suspect as 28-year-old Kevin Davis of Oxon Hill.

“Again, what I think people are responding to and something I think we need to question how we are interacting with one another in society is how does a confrontation over cutting in line lead to death?” Stawinski said.

Stawinski said there were two children in proximity to the individuals, but police aren’t sure of the relationship.

Police said the suspect is believed to have fled in a vehicle.

In a press conference Monday night, PGPD spokeswoman Jennifer Donelan said detectives are hard at work on finding the suspect, who they urge to turn himself in.

“For that type of anger and to develop to this level of violence is a sad and tragic day, and this person needs to turn themselves in,” Donelan said.

Post a comment
Name/Nickname:
(required)
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
© 1999-2020 The Police News. All rights reserved.