Transcript for Man on Cross-Country Bike Trek to Propose Killed During Food Stop
Seemingly random and brutal attack outside of this McDonald's were outside of US one in Vero Beach according to police around 930 yesterday a bicycle is taking a break inside the store. Took a phone call walked outside -- a homeless man attacked him stabbing you with the large knife then fleeing across the street to the birther thing. Fatal wound to the chest. And won't want to deal. On the tiled floor near the McDonald -- for 28 year old had been restored was quickly leading man police say he. Stabbed in the chest and arm by a deranged homeless. -- -- and -- stopped here to grab a bite to eat during a bicycle trip across the country. He's laying department welcomes more Vera beach police arresting 59 year old -- a -- recruits who fled on foot across the -- to this over. Throwing a bloody knife in the -- Its victim Kevin -- I was here by chance taking a pit stop from a bicycle trek. That he had planned for years -- it was pedaling from Maryland to Miami. Posting pictures of his journey to FaceBook his last posting -- shot of the beach on the space coast. He was on his bicycle have a pocket. He happened to stop here -- was inside that despite the -- -- Got on the phone. With his girlfriend. Do we understand. Birthday when he arrived in Miami was on the proposed to be married. Was talking. And mr. -- approach and the department got killed. The motive here appears somewhat random the homeless -- admitted to the stabbing saying he felt paranoid and threatened. By -- -- -- making a phone call out here in the McDonald's parking. Turns out Kevin was calling his girlfriend who he was set to surprise on Thursday. At the end of -- trip. In Miami and then he -- proposed to a. We get happy the ring that he was used for those on -- possession. Well that suspect told police he felt threatened because he believed for what ever reason that the victim was on the phone. With some people who wanted to hurt him we did ask the police -- if there's any sign of mental illness. Right now detectives believe the suspect committed this act with a clear minded right now police say the suspect and not. Indeed correct in therapy particularly -- WPBF.
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