An El Paso girl was attacked by a man with a knife at a fast food restaurant Tuesday, officials say.
The 5-year-old victim was reportedly stabbed in the stomach at a McDonald’s — located in the 9400 block of Dyer.
The girl was rushed to a hospital listed as “code 3 status,” indicating she is very seriously wounded.
It was unknown what led up to the attack.
The suspect fled on foot but was found hiding in nearby motel room and was arrested, police said.
Police have not yet released the suspect’s name.