Man arrested after stabbing near Belmont Park

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Mission Beach SignSAN DIEGO — A man who allegedly grabbed a stranger by the throat near Belmont Park Friday and then stabbed her because he was upset by her smoking, was arrested a short time later on suspicion of attempted murder, authorities reported.

The alleged assault in the 3000 block of Mission Boulevard was reported shortly after 10:30 a.m., according to San Diego police.

Patrol personnel arrived to find the 54-year-old woman suffering from a small laceration to the left side of her chest and abrasions to her neck.

Arrested at the scene was 70-year-old Terrance Alphonce Behan, SDPD Officer Frank Cali said. Behan was booked into San Diego Central Jail and was being held without bail pending arraignment, scheduled for Tuesday afternoon.

2 comments

  • Lord Foul

    is anyone truly surprised by this? when you take away God from EVERY least little bit of life, we begin to wonder why things are going wrong. The Bible is not the be all and end all, but its teachings will stand in good stead or a long, long time. unless you let some "professional politician" tell you what is right and wrong.

  • Anonymous

    Hope he rots!!! If you have a problem with the smoke then move away from it! This is America when r people going to get it? I don’t like cigg smoke either but for god sake you don’t stab someone!!!!!!!!!!!!

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