February 22, 2024
A sheriff’s cruiser outdoors the motel in Fallbrook. Gilberto Gonzalez/SoCal Information Outlet Credit score: Chris Jennewein

A bloodied suspect was taken into custody Friday in reference to a deadly stabbing at a motel in Fallbrook.

San Diego Sheriff‘s deputies responded at 4:30 p.m. Friday to the Econo Lodge at 1601 South Mission Street, and after they arrived discovered the sufferer dying from stab wounds.

Lt. Joseph Jarjura stated a witness advised deputies a possible suspect ran from the scene with blood on his clothes and supplied deputies with an outline. The deputies started looking out the realm and arrange a fringe.

A short while later, a neighbor reported a suspicious particular person of their yard, and after a foot pursuit deputies have been capable of safely detain the suspect, Jarjura stated

The sufferer’s title has not been confirmed and the household has not been notified.

Anybody with details about this incident was requested to name the division’s Murder Unit at 858-285-6330 or after hours at 858-565-5200. Nameless callers could name San Diego County Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.

Metropolis Information Service and SoCal Information Outlet contributed to this text.