Police investigate stabbing in front of San Ysidro Library
Victim attacked in broad daylight
Last Updated: 43 days ago
SAN YSIDRO, Calif. - An investigation was under way Wednesday into a stabbing in San Ysidro in which a 39-year-old man was attacked from behind in broad daylight by an unknown assailant, police said.
It happened in front of the San Ysidro Library at 101 W. San Ysidro Blvd. about 5 p.m. Tuesday, San Diego police Officer Dino Delimitros said.
The victim told investigators that a Hispanic man, described as being about 5-foot-9 and 140-pounds walked up behind him and stabbed him in the back, according to Delimitros.
The wound was not life-threatening, he said.
The suspect, who wore a white Chargers hat and had a mustache, fled on foot before officers could arrive, Delimitros said.
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