2 stabbed, 8 arrested in Santa Maria
February 7, 2016
Shortly before 2 a.m., officers were dispatched to an altercation on the 600 block of East Tunnell Street. Police arrived to find two men suffering from non-life-threatening stab wounds.
Emergency medical personnel transported one victim to Marian Regional Medical Center in Santa Maria and the other to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, police said.
Both were listed in stable condition Saturday.
Shortly before 11 p.m., Santa Maria police responded to reports of a gang fight on the 500 block of East Boone Street. When officers arrived, multiple people fled with some trespassing into a neighboring residence.
Officers arrested three adults, all known gang members, and five juveniles. Three of the juveniles were listed as missing from Santa Barbara and Santa Maria.