San Diego Police Thursday investigated two stabbing incidents.
The first incident occurred shortly after 6 p.m. Wednesday in the 4200 block of 50th Street when a 37-year-old man who was reportedly returning some items to his former girlfriend’s mother’s house was confronted by two men. A fight ensued and one of the men stabbed the victim in the leg with a pair of garden shears, according to San Diego Police Officer Dino Delimitros.
The victim also suffered a laceration to his forearm. The suspect was described as a 53-year-old Hispanic man who was known by the victim. The incident is currently being investigated by Mid-City officers.
A second stabbing incident happened shortly before 7 p.m. Thursday in East Village at 16th Street and Island Avenue. Two women were reportedly arguing over a puppy when one brought out a knife and stabbed the other. The victim, a 23-year-old woman, suffered two stab wounds, Delimitros said. The stab wounds were not considered to be life-threatening. The suspect, a 33-year- old woman, was taken into custody a block away shortly after the stabbing.
—City News Service
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