stabbing

Police say a man who was trying to stop a group of people from vandalizing a South Coast park was stabbed, and critically injured. It happened just after 3:30 a.m. Tuesday in Santa Barbara’s Ortega Park.

Detectives have arrested a teenager for a brutal attack which led to the death of a transient in Ventura County. It happened June 24th in Oxnard. Police were called to the 200 block of West Vineyard Avenue by reports of a man covered in blood. They found Charles Barber with multiple stab wounds.

A jury has found a Ventura County man guilty of stabbing his stepson to death over what prosecutors say was a dispute over the victim not doing his chores. It happened in August of 2016, at the home where both men lived in Simi Valley. Simi Valley Police detectives say Howard Novack confronted Kelly Hughes about chores, leading to the fatal stabbing of the 38 year old man.

A man is facing an assault with a deadly weapon charge after a stabbing at a civic center complex in Ventura County.

Police say two homeless men sleeping on the grounds of Simi Valley City Hall got into an argument early Sunday morning.  Investigators say Roger Alan Autman stabbed the victim in the hand.

It was a chilling 911 call in Ventura County. Two brothers had been stabbed in a Camarillo home. One died from his wounds. Now, the surviving brother from the April, 2017 incident in Camarillo has been charged with his brother’s murder.

Prosecutors say Luis Sandoval Aceves stabbed to death his younger brother Gilbert Aceves. There’s no word on what investigators think led to the killing.

Detectives are trying to unravel what led to brutal attacks on a father and son in Ventura County. I

t happened at about one a.m. Saturday on Fashion Park Place in Oxnard. Police called to the scene found a 52 year old Oxnard man who had been assaulted with a bat. They learned that the man’s 24 year old son had already been taken to a hospital with multiple stab wounds.

Detectives are trying to figure out what led to three teenagers being stabbed in Santa Barbara County.

It occurred at about nine p.m. Wednesday, on the 800 block of Camino Del Sur in Isla Vista. 

A Santa Barbara County man will spend the rest of his life behind bars after being convicted of brutally stabbing to death his girlfriend and locking her in his room to die.

Prosecutors say Eduardo Robles stabbed Selina Bustos 30 times, locked her up, and fled to Mexico. It took Lompoc Police and Santa Barbara County prosecutors almost two years to bring Robles back to the U.S. to stand trial for the 2012 killing.

A Ventura County woman has pled guilty to voluntary manslaughter for the stabbing death of her aunt.

It’s expected Gina Drake will get an 11 year prison sentence for the June, 2009 murder of Wendy DeRodio. The 61 year old victim was an author, and therapist.

A man convicted of a stabbing outside of a mosque in Ventura County has been sentenced to 16 years in prison.

Marco Delacruz and another man approached the mosque on Erringer Road in Simi Valley, and asked some people who were leaving if they could use a rest room. When told the building was closed, the two men began yelling ethnic and religious slurs.

The incident happened just after midnight inside M8RX nightclub.

Two men were injured with knife wounds  after a nightclub fight in Santa Barbara.

Witnesses have some cell phone footage from inside the club, although the scene spilled out into the street.

Authorities on the South Coast are searching for a man wanted for attempted murder in a stabbing that left a victim in critical condition.

Simi Valley Police say they received a 911 call around 8 last night to report that a crime took place on the 200 block of Ulysses Street. Officers discovered a 32-year-old man, who lived in the home, suffering from life-threatening stab wounds to his torso. Emergency responders treated the man and then rushed him to Los Robles Hospital where he remains in a medically induced coma and in critical condition.