Victim in critical condition after stabbing inside Arroyo Grande home


An unknown attacker stabbed a man in the chest multiple times inside an Arroyo Grande home Monday night, leaving the victim in critical condition.

Shortly before 11 p.m., the suspect entered a home at 425 S. Elm Street, stabbed a man and then fled the scene, according to the Arroyo Grande Police Department. 

Officers arrived and found the victim inside the home with life-threatening stab wounds. Officers administered first aid, and an ambulance then transported the victim to a local hospital. 

The victim underwent emergency surgery and remains in critical condition. 

Police are still searching for the suspect. Investigators are asking anyone who has information about the incident to contact the Arroyo Grande Police Department.