3rd suspect arrested in Connecticut in fatal stabbing of man in dispute over spilled coffee

A third suspect has been arrested in Connecticut in a fatal stabbing that police say began as a fight over spilled coffee.

A 17-year-old Stamford resident was arrested Wednesday and charged with hindering prosecution. The Stamford Advocate reports ( ) that police say videotape shows the teen carrying undisclosed evidence from the scene. He's set to be arraigned Thursday in juvenile court.

Police say 52-year-old Antonio Muralles was leaving a McDonald's in downtown Stamford with a cup of coffee March 11 when he bumped into a 15-year-old boy, spilling coffee on him.

Police say the 15-year-old and 22-year-old James McLamb punched Muralles. The teen is accused of fatally stabbing him.

McLamb and the 15-year-old have been charged with murder. Each is being held on $2 million bond.


Information from: The Advocate,