Woman arrested in stabbing of man in Imperial Beach

Posted at 11:45 AM, Oct 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-23 14:45:44-04

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. (CNS) - A man was stabbed multiple times in Imperial Beach and a 31-year-old woman was jailed on suspicion of attempted murder, authorities said.

Dispatchers received reports at about 9:55 p.m. Monday of a stabbing in the 1600 block of Elder Avenue, San Diego County Sheriff's Lt. Michael McNeill said.

Deputies responded to the area and found a man suffering from multiple stab wounds, McNeill said.

The man was transported to a hospital in critical condition, McNeill said. An update on his condition was not immediately available.

The circumstances leading up to the stabbing were under investigation.

Deputies located a 31-year-old woman nearby, whose name was not immediately released, and arrested her on suspicion of attempted murder, McNeill said.