SAN JOSE, Calif. (KRON) – Two males were stabbed early Saturday morning, and police are calling it a homicide, according to a tweet by San Jose Police Department.
The stabbing occurred around 1:36 a.m. in the area of Quimby Road and Caraston Way. One victim was a 16-year-old male and the other was an adult male, according to SJPD.
Upon police arrival, both men were found to have one stab wound each. The 16-year-old victim succumbed to his injury and was pronounced dead at the hospital, police said.
The name of the 16-year-old victim will be released by the Santa Clara County Coroner’s Office once next of kin is notified. The suspect and motive in the homicide are both unknown.
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In a similar incident, the stabbing of two teens that occurred on Wednesday in Stockton is being investigated by police. The stabbing of both teens happened during a fight, according to an initial investigation by Stockton Police Department. Both teens were transported to a local hospital and expected to survive their injuries, police said.