Ventura Police Investigate Stabbing

Tuesday August 13, 2019

     Ventura police are looking for two suspects in a stabbing incident in a local park.

   It happened around 4:20 PM Tuesday in Montalvo Hill Park on Tanager Street which is east of the Ralph's shopping center on Victoria Avenue.

   The victim told police he was in the park when he was confronted by two subjects and there was a verbal argument between him and the suspects who then started to physically attack him.

   He told police that during that attack one of the subjects stabbed him with a knife.

   The suspects then ran off.

   The victim, a 39-year-old man, was treated for a non-life threatening stab would to his arm and was taken to VCMC for further treatment.

   The suspects were described only as two white males in their 20's.

   Police searched the area but did not find the suspects.

   Anyone with information that could help police in their investigation is urged to call VPD at (805) 339-4389.