Tustin police searching for suspects in stabbing assault


The Tustin Police Department is searching for information regarding a recent stabbing.

Tustin police officers responded to a call at 12:49 p.m. Wednesday, July 18 involving an altercation between several subjects at 17000 Whitby Circle.

Prior to the officers’ arrival, the suspects fled the scene and the victim was transported to a local hospital by a family member where police were able to locate him.

Hospital personnel determined that during the altercation, the victim obtained a non-life threating cut in his abdomen and was also struck by a solid object.

Police believe that the incident could be gang related and that the victim was specifically targeted by the suspects.

The Tustin Police Department is asking anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Detective David Nguyen at 714-573-3372.