San Jose police investigate fatal stabbing, suspect detained
SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - San Jose Police are investigating a stabbing that took the life of an adult male. This is San Jose's sixth homicide of 2019.
Police were called to the 2700 block of Monterey Road in San Jose shortly after 6:30 p.m. Saturday on reports that a person had been stabbed.
Arriving officers discovered an adult male with at least one stab wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he later died.
According to police, the motive or circumstances surrounding the stabbing are under investigation.
One adult male suspect has been detained by police.
The identity of the man who was killed was not immediately available. The Santa Clara County Coroner's office is working to confirm the victim's identity and notify next of kin.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Jesus Mendoza or Detective Todd Jennings with the San Jose Police Homicide Unit at (408) 277-5283.
Anonymous tips may be left with Crime Stoppers at (408) 947-7867.