Vista CA– A 17 year-old suspect has been arrested for assault with a deadly weapon in connection with the stabbing case that occurred at 325 W. East Drive in Vista during the evening of Sunday, October 26th.
The preliminary investigation revealed the robbery of a skateboard was a possible motivation, however, further investigation revealed the suspect also confronted the victim over the victim becoming friends with the suspect’s ex-girlfriend.
The suspect was arrested without incident and transported to Juvenile Hall. The 16 year-old victim in this case is in stable condition and is recovering from his injuries. The case will be evaluated by the Juvenile District Attorney’s Office.