Man Fatally Stabbed Outside Far Rock McDonald’s


There’s nothing happy about this. On New Year’s Eve, a 21-year-old man was fatally stabbed outside of the Far Rockaway McDonald’s.

According to a report by PIX11, at around 9:30 p.m. on Monday, December 31, Devonte Brandon of Far Rockaway was stabbed multiple times in the torso following a dispute and was left to die outside of the McDonald’s restaurant. The incident happened at about 9:30 p.m., near the intersection of Mott Avenue and Beach Channel Drive in Far Rockaway. Devonte was transported to St. John’s Episcopal Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made. A suspect has not been identified.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). Tips can also be submitted online at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting TIP577 to 274637 (CRIMES).