Two teens arrested for stabbing in Paso Robles drive-through
September 23, 2014
Paso Robles police arrested two North County teenagers for allegedly stabbing a man in a drive-through line Friday night.
Atascadero resident Tyler Dwayne McKinney, 18, and Paso Robles resident Daniel Flores, 19, are accused of attacking a 31-year-old man in a fast food drive-through in Paso Robles. The pair confronted the victim in his car, struck him and stabbed him, Paso Robles police say.
Police responded to the scene in the 100 block of Niblick Road at about 10:18 p.m. Friday. They found the victim with a stab wound to his forearm that required sutures.
The victim was treated at Twin Cities Community Hospital and released.
Special Enforcement Team detectives located the two suspects at a home in the 400 block of Helen Street in Paso Robles. The detectives recovered the knife used in the incident and took the pair into custody.
Investigators determined the crime to be gang related.
Both McKinney and Flores face charges of assault with a deadly weapon, criminal conspiracy and criminal street gang participation.