Man killed at Maryland Popeyes in fight linked to popular chicken sandwich
The stabbing occurred one day after Popeyes began selling its fried chicken sandwich again.A spokeswoman for the Prince George’s Police Department said the victim, who has not been identified, was stabbed at a restaurant in Oxon Hill, outside Washington D.C.
A man was fatally stabbed at a Popeyes location in Maryland as fast food fanatics lined up across the country to get a taste of the restaurant’s newly revived On Monday, however, an altercation in Oxon Hill turned lethal when a 28-year-old man was stabbed multiple times, reportedly after cutting in line .
The suspect accused of fatally stabbing a man who was cutting in line for Popeyes chicken sandwiches in Maryland has been arrested . A tweet Thursday morning from Prince George´s County police confirmed the capture of 30-year-old Ricoh McClain.
Police in Maryland have arrested a man wanted on murder charges in arestaurant last week, the Prince George's County Police Department announced early Thursday.
The suspect has been identified as 30-year-old Ricoh McClain, police said in a news release.
Man dies after stabbing in Maryland Popeyes; fight over chicken sandwich, sources say
A man was fatally stabbed Monday evening while inside a Maryland Popeyes following a fight over a chicken sandwich, a source told Fox News. © FoxNews.com Police investigate stabbing at Popeyes. Prince George's County police said they received reports of a fight at a Popeyes location in the 6200 block of Livingston Road in Oxon Hill, Md., on Monday at around 7 p.m. Oxon Hill is about 20 minutes from Washington, D.C.PIO on scene of a fatal stabbing in the 6200 block of Livingston Road. pic.twitter.
A Maryland man wanted in a fatal stabbing over a Popeyes chicken sandwich has been arrested , police said. Ricoh McClain, 30, of District Heights Agreeing to take the fight outside, the two men both got out of line and walked out the front door to the parking lot. McClain allegedly stabbed the other
A suspect wanted in the fatal stabbing of a 28-year-old man outside a Ricoh McClain, 30, who had been at large since the attack on Nov. 4 in Oxon Hill, was located and arrested Wednesday McClain reportedly stabbed Kevin Tyrell Davis after Davis allegedly cut the line at the Popeyes restaurant
The altercation started when 28-year-old Kevin Tyrell Davis cut in line November 4 at the Popeyes in Oxon Hill, Chief Hank Stawinski said at a news conference Thursday. In 15 seconds, it had turned deadly.
Surveillance footage showed several people were waiting in a line set aside for ordering Popeyes' popularwhen Davis entered the store and cut in front of several customers.
McClain confronted Davis about his conduct and moments later the two went outside the restaurant, where McClain stabbed Davis, police said.
"Over the course of several seconds, (it) then escalated into a homicide. Tragic. And it should be sobering for all of us that violence can erupt that quickly," Stawinski said.
McClain faces charges of first-degree murder, second-degree murder, first-degree assault, second-degree assault and reckless endangerment in the death of Davis.
Man stabbed to death outside of Maryland Popeyes over new chicken sandwich
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 multiple stab wounds in the parking lot. According to preliminary evidence collected by PGPD, the individual was in line for the popular chicken sandwich that was re-released yesterday when an argument broke out. Authorities say their preliminary findings deduct that one man cut in front of the other, prompting the argument.
Related: Maryland man stabbed to death after argument over Popeyes chicken sandwich . Surveillance footage showed several people were waiting in a line set aside for ordering Popeyes popular new chicken sandwich when Davis entered the store and cut in front of several customers.
is the one responsible for the fatal stabbing that took place last week that left 28-year-old Kevin Tyrell Davis dead after an in - line dispute escalated. Police have released a mug shot of McClain from a previous arrest , and they've also put out an image of him in the Popeyes that was captured on
Stawinski said that despite rumors circulating on social media, the two men did not have a previous history or personal dispute.
Answering reporters' questions, Stawinski said attributing Davis' death to a chicken sandwich "marginalizes the grief and belittles the consequences" of his death.
"Quite frankly," he continued, "if we got this much attention about every pointless murder, we'd be on the road to a better place, both as a community and as a nation. I'm disturbed by the fact that this has been taken in sort of a lighthearted fashion. It's about the death of a person."
McClain was first identified by an officer who viewed the security footage from the restaurant and recognized him from interactions he had had with McClain on the street, said Jennifer Donelan, a spokeswoman for the Prince George's County Police Department.
He was then arrested without incident at a residential address.
Police last week released a photo of McClain and a woman who was with him when he fled. The woman was interviewed and is considered a witness. She doesn't face charges, police said.
Police arrest suspect in fatal stabbing over Popeyes chicken sandwich .
A Maryland man wanted in a fatal stabbing over a Popeyes chicken sandwich has been arrested, police said. © WJLA Police say a man was stabbed to death outside a Popeyes restaurant in Oxon Hill, Md., after an argument that started while people were in line to buy chicken sandwiches, Nov. 4, 2019. Ricoh McClain, 30, of District Heights, Maryland, was located and taken into custody Wednesday night for murder and other charges, according to the Prince George's County Police Department. No further details were immediately released.