Man stabbed in melee at Hooters

Fight involves about 20 patrons at Orange County restaurant

ORLANDO, Fla. – A 34-year-old man was stabbed Thursday night during a melee involving about 20 customers at a Hooters in Orange County, officials said.

Deputies with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office arrived to the restaurant, at 8510 Palm Parkway, just after 8:35 p.m.

The victim said he didn’t know the person who stabbed him, according to deputies.

The man was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries, deputies said.

No other details, including the cause of the brawl and who stabbed the man, have been released by the Sheriff's Office.

An investigation is continuing.

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