UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — A man charged with fatally stabbing a Popeyes restaurant customer who reportedly had cut to the front of a line for chicken sandwich orders was held without bond after an initial court appearance.
A judge in Prince George’s County, Maryland, ordered 30-year-old Ricoh McClain jailed without bond Friday.READ MORE: Ravens Shut Down Herbert, Chargers In 34-6 Victory
The Washington Post reports attorney Thomas Mooney suggested McClain was inappropriately charged with first- and second-degree murder in the Nov. 4 killing of 28-year-old Kevin Tyrell Davis. Mooney said McClain “has very viable” defenses, but didn’t elaborate.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: More Than 800 New Cases & 5 Deaths Reported Sunday
Police Chief Hank Stawinski has said Davis cut to the front of the line for chicken sandwiches – a popular new menu item – when McClain confronted him.
Popeyes resumed selling the sandwich Nov. 3 after first releasing them in August.MORE NEWS: First African American To Lead The Maryland National Guard Was Honored After 38-Years Of Service
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