SAN JOSE, Calif. (KRON) — A man was arrested on Sunday for a fatal stabbing that occurred Saturday in San Jose, the San Jose Police Department said. Nhan Vinh Chi, a 44-year-old San Jose resident, was taken into custody in Sunnyvale.

SJPD officers responded to McKee Road near Checkers Drive just after 2:00 a.m. Saturday for the report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, they found an adult male with a stab wound. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

An SJPD investigation identified Chi as the suspect in the murder. He was arrested at a Sunnyvale home and booked into the Santa Clara County Main Jail.

SJPD said the motive and circumstances of the stabbing remain under investigation. Police withheld the identity of the victim.

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The homicide was San Jose’s 29th of 2022. Anyone with information can contact SJPD detectives by email at and/or, or by phone at (408) 277-5283.