SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A man suffered a stab wound to the chest Saturday while fighting with his uncle in the back of a moving car, police said.
The stabbing occurred around 6 a.m. in a vehicle traveling south on Interstate 5 between the 28th Street and State Route 54 exits, said San Diego police Sgt. Ray Battrick.
The 23-year-old victim and his uncle were in the back seat when the fight broke out, Battrick said, adding that the two men began punching each other and the 44-year-old man then stabbed his nephew with a knife. Police did not immediately determine what sparked the argument.
The driver pulled the car over off an exit and the suspect got out of the car, Battrick said The driver and the wounded man then proceeded to a Chula Vista gas station, where the driver called for help.
The victim was taken to a hospital to be treated for a stab wound to the chest, Battrick said. He was expected to survive. The suspect was arrested in Chula Vista on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon.
According to Scripps Ranch residents, for weeks they've been waking up to deep scrapes and scratches that someone keyed in their vehicles, and on Sunday an arrest was made in connection with the incidents.
One person was killed and several others seriously injured in a head-on crash Sunday in Scripps Ranch.
A 71-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of stabbing her 31-year-old son at least four times with a kitchen knife, when an argument at their San Diego home Sunday escalated into a fight.
The San Diego Gulls will seek their team-record ninth consecutive victory Sunday when they face their rival, the Ontario Reign, at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario.
Some public facilities will be closed Monday in observance of Presidents Day and the Metropolitan Transit System will offer reduced service.
Just the thought of free agent first baseman Eric Hosmer joining the downtrodden, youthful San Diego Padres sent a morning jolt through the spring training clubhouse.
Cold weather, light rain, mountain snow and gusty winds are all in the cards for San Diego County, forecasters said Sunday.