SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A 23-year-old man was stabbed in the neck by one of two men who approached him near Horton Plaza, and officers Saturday were on the lookout for the assailants, San Diego police said.
The victim was walking near the Westfield Horton Plaza Mall near the intersection of Broadway and Fourth Avenue shortly after midnight Friday when he was approached by the two suspects, according to San Diego police Sgt. David E. Jennings.
The three men began talking and for unknown reasons one of the suspects pulled a knife and stabbed the victim in the neck, Jennings said.
The victim took a taxi to a hospital where he was treated for his wounds, which police did not believe were life-threatening, Jennings said.
Metropolitan Transit System is scheduling extra service starting Monday for a three-day game series between the San Diego Padres and Chicago Cubs at Petco Park, a spokesperson said.
Veterans are being honored across San Diego County during Memorial Day weekend and dozens of Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts were among those spending their Saturday placing American flags at burial sites at the Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery.
Commencement was held Sunday for seniors at the University of San Diego, with ceremonies featuring a pair of distinguished alumni.
Cool and cloudy conditions start off Friday morning, but the sun will break through in the afternoon. Strong winds in San Diego County's deserts are also expected to ease up Friday morning.
A 30-year-old was knocked out and stabbed three times at the Beyer Trolley Station early Sunday morning, according to Officer Robert Heims of the San Diego Police Department.
A bird was responsible for an outage that left thousands without electricity Sunday, a San Diego Gas & Electric spokesperson said.
The remains of a U.S. Navy pilot killed when his plane was shot down during the Vietnam War have been brought to San Diego for burial.
In the wake of the Gate Fire, which ignited May 20, the Bureau of Land Management has issued new restrictions for Southern California counties, including San Diego.
With thousands of San Diegans expected to celebrate the holiday weekend at the beach, lifeguards are on high alert and a have a few warnings for those headed to the water.
U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris, D-California, is scheduled to visit local Navy personnel in San Diego and Coronado next week, her office announced Saturday.