4 arrested in connection with Fremont stabbing involving 8 people

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4900 block of Stevenson Blvd in Fremont, Calif. (Google Maps)

FREMONT, Calif. (KRON) — Eight people were involved in a Sunday night stabbing in Fremont, police said, with at least one identified and charged with attempted murder.

Two juvenile boys were arrested, as well as two men in connection with the stabbing in the 4900 block of Stevenson Blvd.

Diadem Velcu, 27, is charged with attempted murder, assault with a deadly weapon, and conspiracy. The second man will be booked once he is out of the hospital, police said.

The victims “were paying at the register of a liquor store when they were attacked by four suspects,” police tweeted. “Three of the suspects were armed with knives and a machete.”

According to the Fremont Police Department, all eight people involved are either in police custody or being treated at the hospital with police on hand.

Police said all eight people knew each other but it is not believed to be a gang related stabbing.

More information will be released as the investigation continues.

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