FAIRFIELD, Calif. (KRON) — A Sacramento man was taken into custody on Thursday for a stabbing that happened on Dec. 17, the Fairfield Police Department said. The stabbing victim suffered life-threatening injuries but survived.

The stabbing happened in Fairfield’s Cordelia neighborhood. Police described it as a domestic violence case.

Police said the suspect fled the scene after committing the stabbing. Investigators identified 24-year-old Sacramento resident Kelly Najee Surrell as the suspect and tracked his location to Sacramento.

On Thursday at about 5:00 p.m., Fairfield police located Surrell as he left a residence that he is associated with. He was arrested in downtown Sacramento.

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Surrell was booked into Solano County jail for attempted homicide.