The mom of the McDonald’s employee who was shot within the neck in a dispute over chilly french fries instructed The Publish Wednesday she hasn’t been in a position to get any relaxation as her younger son battles to remain alive.
“I’m actually not prepared for this,” the mother, who didn’t share her title, mentioned at Brooklyn’s Brookdale Hospital the place her son Matthew Jeremiah Webb has been in crucial situation for the reason that capturing Monday night.
“I’m simply going backwards and forwards with so many flashes in thoughts. My thoughts will not be steady.”
Webb’s mom mentioned she thinks she wants ”extra stronger household round me” as she prays for her son, 23, and waits for updates.
On the hospital Wednesday morning, the distraught mother requested a pastor to wish along with her son within the hospital room.
“I barely get any relaxation. I’m so drained, I have to name anyone,” mentioned the mother.
She declined to replace The Publish on the situation of her son however police mentioned he remained in crucial situation as of Wednesday morning.
Webb was working within the McDonalds at 1531 Fulton St. in Mattress-Stuy Monday when he was allegedly shot by Michael Morgan, 20, round 7 p.m. on the sidewalk exterior the chain.
Morgan, 20, was charged late Tuesday with tried homicide and prison possession of a weapon, authorities mentioned. Camellia Dunlap, 18 — Morgan’s girlfriend — was charged with two counts of prison possession of a weapon after she admitted to cops she handed her beau the gun, law-enforcement sources mentioned.
The alleged shooter got here to the Mcdonald’s after his mom, Lisa Fulmore, acquired in a tiff with Webb after she was served chilly fries.
Fulmore started hassling staff over the fries and after they laughed at her for asking to talk to a supervisor, her son stormed into the restaurant in his mom’s protection, she instructed The Publish in an unique interview. In some unspecified time in the future, Webb went exterior of the restaurant and was then allegedly shot by Morgan.
“My son is simply saying that he gotta do what he gotta do and the [victim] got here after him and no matter occurred, occurred,’’ Fulmore mentioned.
Legislation enforcement sources famous the sufferer had no prior arrests and there’s no indication he was carrying a weapon when he was shot.
Morgan has been beforehand arrested a number of instances, together with for grand larceny in 2019 and assault and theft of service in 2018, police sources mentioned.
Extra reporting by Joe Marino