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Man, 50, stabbed in the back during fight in San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter

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Posted at 7:12 AM, Jul 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-26 10:12:18-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) --A 26-year-old man was arrested Saturday night after police say he stabbed a 50-year-old in San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter.

According to police, the two got into a fight on the 500 block of Fifth Avenue around 10:30 p.m.

That’s when the suspect, identified as Matthew Morrow, walked up to the victim and stabbed him several times in the back, police say.

Police were able to find Morrow and arrest him for assault with a deadly weapon.

The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.