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Man, 33, wounded in Encanto-area domestic stabbing; suspect at large

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Posted at 1:10 PM, Jan 04, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-04 16:10:19-05

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A woman was at large after stabbing a relative Tuesday during a family fight at an Encanto-area home, leaving the man hospitalized with wounds he was expected to survive, authorities said.

The domestic assault in the 6200 block of Akins Avenue occurred about 9 a.m., according to the San Diego Police Department.

By the time officers arrived, the 55-year-old suspected assailant had fled, SDPD Officer Sarah Foster said.

Paramedics took the victim, 33, to a trauma center for treatment of two non-life-threatening stab wounds, Foster said.

The suspect remained at large. Police did not immediately release her name or specify her relationship to the victim.