Two stabbed during fight at trolley stop

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

SAN DIEGO — A man who was stabbed in both arms during an argument at an Encanto-area trolley stop retaliated by getting a knife of his own and stabbing his attacker’s getaway driver in her arm, police said Monday.

A fight broke out between two men at the trolley stop in the vicinity of Akins Avenue and 62nd Street shortly before 5 p.m. Sunday, during which one man stabbed the other’s arms, according to San Diego police Officer John Buttle.

The suspect ran to a waiting white Honda with a woman behind the wheel. The victim got a knife from his girlfriend and attacked the Honda’s driver as she was attempting to drive away, Buttle said.

The wounded man was taken to a hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

The Honda’s driver later showed up at a hospital seeking treatment but denied involvement in the incident and refused to talk to authorities, Buttle said. However, police impounded her car.

Most Popular Stories

Latest News

More News