A San Luis Obispo man was arrested early Saturday morning after police say he stabbed a man in downtown San Luis Obispo.
Shiloh Ferreira, 27, allegedly confronted a group of six males in their mid-to-late twenties in the 1000 block of Broad Street at about 1:20 a.m. According to the San Luis Obispo Police Department, Ferreira got into a fight with one of the men, and stabbed him with a razor, before fleeing the scene.
Police say the victim’s injuries were non-life threatening, and he was transported to a local hospital for further medical attention.
At about 3 a.m., officers were dispatched to the 1300 block of Garden Street for a suspicious male. Responding officers located Ferreira and found that he matched the description of the suspect from the earlier assault call.
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Witnesses from the stabbing were able to positively identify Ferreira, and he was booked into county jail for assault with a deadly weapon. His bail is set at $5,000.00.
San Luis Obispo Police Sgt. John Villanti said Ferreira gave his address as a local homeless shelter.