Paso Robles police are asking for the public’s help finding a 24-year-old Paso Robles man suspected of stabbing another man Saturday night.
Twin Cities Community Hospital staff reported the stabbing to police about 8:20 p.m., when the stabbing victim came to the hospital for treatment, according to a news release.
The victim and witnesses told police that Lucio Merino Cervantes stabbed the victim earlier in the evening, while several men fought in front of a liquor store on the 3300 block of Spring Street, police said.
Witnesses told police Cervantes fled along with two unidentified men in a dark-colored sedan, according to a news release.
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Police said the stabbing does not appear to be gang-related, but investigators are still looking into the incident to determine what caused the fight.
Police ask anyone with information to call the Paso Robles Police Department at 805-237-6464. People wishing to remain anonymous can call CrimeStoppers at 805-549-7867 or text “SLOTIPS” plus a message to 274637.