Needles, CA: Detectives are investigating an assault with a deadly weapon incident that occurred on Downey Street.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, at approximately 1:41am PT on Friday, October 13th, 2017, 2 suspects viciously assaulted a victim on Downey Street near D Street in Needles, California.
The suspects were seen by witnesses punching and kicking the victim in the head.
During the altercation, both suspects suffered stab wounds from an unknown suspect.
One stab wound victim was airlifted to a Las Vegas trauma center and is in critical condition.
The other stab wound victim was transported to the Colorado River Medical Center where he refused medical treatment and fled on foot and is still outstanding.
Anybody with information regarding the investigation is asked to contact Detective Vessells of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station at: 1 (760) 326-9200.
Anybody wishing to remain anonymous can call the We-Tip Hotline at: 1 (800) 78-CRIME (27463) or leave information We-Tip Hotline online website at: https://wetip.com/
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