Release Date/Time: 12/20/2012 3:52 PM
Officers responded to a call of a victim of a stabbing in the Chinatown area. The male victim (22) was located in the area of N. Main St at Lake St. suffering from multiple stab wounds to his back. The victim was somewhat uncooperative and provided several accounts of what happened. Victim stated he was assaulted by at least two suspects and subsequently stabbed. He was life flighted to a San Jose Hospital with life threatening wounds. Minimal information on the suspects description was provided. The actual location of the assault was not located.
The investigation is continuing, anyone who may have information related to this incident can call the Salinas Police Department at 758-7321 or to remain anonymous 775-4222
Release Authorized by: Officer Miguel Cabrera