August 29, 2016 (San Diego) San Diego Police reports the stabbing of an 18 year old in the community of Shelltown in South East San Diego. According to the police the 18 year old hispanic male was sitting on the curb with his girlfriend when a 40 year old hispanic male approached to ask for a cigarette.
Gang signs were exchanged and the 40 year old stabbed him in the neck with an unknown sharp object. The suspect was described as a 40 year old 5’8″ to 5’11” tall, 180 pounds, he had a goatee and was wearing a baseball cap, dark blue flannel shirt and blue jeans. He was later detained by officers.
The wound is not considered life threatening and the gang unit is investigating.