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After leaving the scene, Bonilla saw a VCSO vehicle and flashed her headlights to flag down a deputy. A witness also called 911 to report the stabbing.
ONE DEAD IN STABBING AT DELTONA BURGER KING; PERSON OF INTEREST DETAINED
The Volusia County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal stabbing that occurred overnight at a Deltona Burger King. A person of interest has been detained, and interviews are continuing early this morning.
The stabbing occurred shortly before a deputy was flagged down around 2:31 a.m. at the Burger King at 2790 Elkcam Blvd. The victim, an adult male, was pronounced dead around 3:25 a.m. at the Halifax Health hospital in Deltona.
The victim's name is not available pending notification of next of kin. The identity of the person of interest is not being released at this time, either, due to the active status of the investigation. While no additional information is available for release at this point, updates will be provided as the investigation progresses.
Administrative offices: West Volusia 386-736-5961 Daytona Beach 386-254-4689 New Smyrna Beach 386-423-3352
Non-emergency dispatch numbers: DeLand 386-943-8276 Daytona Beach 386-239-8276 New Smyrna Beach 386-409-8276 Osteen 407-323-0151