Release Date/Time: 12/21/2019 7:29 PM
Incident: Attempted Murder - Stabbing
Date: Saturday, 12/21/2019
Time: 9:40 AM
Location: 400 block of Lincon Ave.
On December 21, 2019, at approximately 9:40 AM, Salinas Police Officers responded to the 400 block of Lincoln Avenue on a report of a victim of a stabbing. When the officers arrived they found the 59- year old victim suffering from multiple stab wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he is currently listed in critical condition. Witnessses describe seeing a male walking from the area wearing a dark colored jacket and blue jeans. He was last seen walking westbound on Clay St., and is believed to be a person of interest in this assault.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Detective Sanchez with the Salinas Police Department Investigations Unit at (831) 758-7927. If you would like to remain anonymous, you can also call the Salinas Police Department Tip Line at (831) 775-4222.
Release Authorized by: Commander Jim Arensdorf