Ezmond Harper killed, second victim injured in stabbing at McDonald's on Stillwell Avenue in Coney Island
CONEY ISLAND - One man is dead and another injured after being stabbed Sunday night at a Coney Island McDonald's.
The incident happened at around 11 p.m. at the McDonald's on the corner of Stillwell and Mermaid avenues. Witnesses say at least 15 people followed 20-year-old Ezmond Harper and another man into the McDonald's and a fight broke out. Harper and the other man were both stabbed.
Witnesses say the two victims made their way across the street to a grocery store, where the owner says Harper was bleeding from his stomach. Harper was later pronounced dead at Coney Island Hospital.
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The manager of the McDonald's refused to comment, saying it would be inappropriate as the stabbing is under police investigation.
The second victim is reportedly in stable condition, recovering from a stab wound to his lower back. Police have not made any arrests.