Man questioned in connection to murder of teen Burger King worker


A 25-year-old man is being questioned in connection to the cold-blooded slaying of a young woman working at an East Harlem Burger King, cops said early Friday.

Police confirmed that the man — whose exact connection to the case is not immediately known — was being interviewed at the 25th Precinct Friday morning, days after 19-year-old Kristal Bayron-Nieves was shot dead at the fast-food joint at East 116th Street and Lexington Avenue.

Krystal Bayron
Kristal Bayron-Nievex was shot dead at just 19 years old.

The incident unfolded around 1 a.m. Sunday, when an armed robber walked in and pistol-whipped a male customer before punching a female manager in the face, cops said.

Bayron-Nieves gave the robber cash from the drawer, an eyewitness said, according to her mother. The thief then turned to leave but whipped around again and shot Bayron-Nieves in…

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