Police ID suspect in stabbing of girl at Texas McDonald’s

Isaac Dorfman
Posted at 6:17 PM, Feb 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-19 19:17:07-05

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — A Texas man faces a criminal charge after police said he randomly stabbed a 5-year-old girl who was playing inside a McDonald’s restaurant play area.

On Wednesday, El Paso police identified Isaac Dorfman, of El Paso, as the suspect they say was arrested shortly after the Tuesday attack at a nearby Super Lodge motel. Dorfman, 25, is being held on a $500,000 bond.

The girl, whose name has not been released, was treated at a hospital. Police she she remained in stable condition Wednesday.

Dorfman grabbed the girl while she was climbing a slide in the play area and stabbed her multiple times in the abdomen, a ccording to a police arrest affidavit obtained by ABC-7.