Police: Man stabs 3 at Sayreville Burger King

Police say a 58-year-old man went on a rampage, stabbing three people at a Burger King in Sayreville Saturday.According to authorities, William Pittel was armed

SAYREVILLE - Police say a 58-year-old man went on a rampage, stabbing three people at a Burger King in Sayreville Saturday.

According to authorities, William Pittel was armed with a steak knife when he stabbed a 70-year-old man, followed by two women sitting at another table.

Police say Pittel left the restaurant and was arrested a few minutes later at a nearby pizza place. They say he claims he doesn't remember the incident.

Officials say Pittel faces aggravated assault and weapons charges. He is currently being held on $500,000 bail. They say all three victims are expected to be OK.

3 stabbed at Sayreville Burger King

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