Police: Pa. cook stabs co-worker as customers eat

READING, Pa. (AP) - October 8, 2010

Police say 34-year-old Alfredo Payez-Palma stabbed his co-worker Roman Avila-Sanchez Friday morning at O'Grady's Family Restaurant in Muhlenberg Township.

Patrons say they heard a commotion coming from the kitchen but didn't see the stabbing. They say the owner told them their meals were on the house.

Payez-Palma was being held in Berks County Prison on attempted homicide and related charges. The 35-year-old Avila-Sanchez has been taken to a hospital. His condition wasn't immediately available.

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