Miami man with no arms charged with stabbing Chicago tourist - KULR8.com | News, Weather & Sports in Billings, Montana

Miami man with no arms charged with stabbing Chicago tourist

Posted: Updated:
MIAMI -

A homeless South Florida man with no arms has been charged with stabbing a Chicago tourist.
  
Miami Beach police say 46-year-old Jonathan Crenshaw held a pair of scissors with his feet and stabbed 22-year-old Cesar Coronado just after midnight early Tuesday.
  
The Miami Herald reports that Crenshaw is a popular fixture in the area, known for painting on canvases along a trendy spot in South Beach.
  
According to the arrest report, Crenshaw says he was lying down when Coronado approached him and punched him in the head. Police say Crenshaw stabbed Coronado twice and fled.
  
A friend who was traveling with Coronado said they asked Crenshaw for directions when he suddenly jumped up and stabbed Coronado in his arm. He was taken to the hospital.
  
Crenshaw has been charged with aggravated battery.
  
___
  
Information from: The Miami Herald, http://www.herald.com

(Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

  • Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>>

  • APNewsBreak: Dolphins anthem punishment includes suspensions

    APNewsBreak: Dolphins anthem punishment includes suspensions

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:57:57 GMT

    Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem could be suspended for up to four games under a team policy issued this week.    The "Proper Anthem Conduct" section is just one sentence in a nine-page discipline document provided to The Associated Press by a person familiar with the policy who insisted on anonymity because the document is not public.

    Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem could be suspended for up to four games under a team policy issued this week.    The "Proper Anthem Conduct" section is just one sentence in a nine-page discipline document provided to The Associated Press by a person familiar with the policy who insisted on anonymity because the document is not public.

  • Hayden man arrested for hate crime following fight with youth pastor

    Hayden man arrested for hate crime following fight with youth pastor

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:33:16 GMT

    COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - On July 12, officers responded to a large fight at a Coeur d'Alene McDonald's. Court documents say a Hayden man was charged with battery and malicious harassment, which is considered a hate crime in Idaho, following an investigation by police.  When officers arrived on scene, the fight had broken up, but witnesses were interviewed at the scene.

    COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - On July 12, officers responded to a large fight at a Coeur d'Alene McDonald's. Court documents say a Hayden man was charged with battery and malicious harassment, which is considered a hate crime in Idaho, following an investigation by police.  When officers arrived on scene, the fight had broken up, but witnesses were interviewed at the scene.

  • Watchdog urges EPA to bolster oversight after Flint crisis

    Watchdog urges EPA to bolster oversight after Flint crisis

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:52:48 GMT
    The Michigan Legislature has unanimously approved $28 million in additional funding to address the lead contamination of Flint's water.The Michigan Legislature has unanimously approved $28 million in additional funding to address the lead contamination of Flint's water.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - A federal watchdog is calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to strengthen its oversight of state drinking water systems in the wake of the lead crisis in Flint, Michigan.    The EPA's Office of Inspector General says in a report that the agency must take steps now to be able to react more quickly in times of public health emergencies. 

    WASHINGTON (AP) - A federal watchdog is calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to strengthen its oversight of state drinking water systems in the wake of the lead crisis in Flint, Michigan.    The EPA's Office of Inspector General says in a report that the agency must take steps now to be able to react more quickly in times of public health emergencies.