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Good Samaritan Fatally Shot Trying To Help Stabbing Victim


SPD NEWS - HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION UPDATEDue to the complexity of the investigation, detectives have determined that 2...

Posted by Stockton Police Department on Tuesday, February 23, 2016


ORIGINAL: A man was shot to death when he tried to intervene a stabbing in Stockton Tuesday.

He saw the stabbing that happened at about 10:45 a.m. on the intersection of Tam O'Shanter and Fallbrook and was fired at by the attacker.

The shooting victim was pronounced dead at the scene while the condition of the stabbing victim is unclear.

Stockton Police found the suspect shortly after.

Parklane Elementary was placed on a precautionary lockdown as a result of the shooting but was lifted at around 11 a.m.


- Capital Public Radio Staff

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