Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

Police Investigate Stabbing in Santa Maria

knifeThe Santa Maria Police Department is investigating a stabbing that put one man in the hospital.

Officials say it happened just after 10 PM last night on the 19-hundred block of South Miller Street in Santa Maria.

The victim was approached by two men in a car. Officials say the men punched and kicked the victim before stabbing him in the leg with an “unknown object.”

The men fled the scene before police arrived.

The Santa Maria Police Department is asking anyone with information about the incident to call (805) 925-0951.