NEWS, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
OC Sheriff’s Department Investigating Mission Viejo Homicide
MISSION VIEJO, Calif. (April 20, 2017) – The Orange County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a double stabbing at a Mission Viejo apartment complex that left one man deceased and another with critical injuries.
At approximately 9:08 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, OCSD deputies were dispatched to the 28000 block of Margeurite Parkway in response to a stabbing near the entrance of an apartment complex. When deputies arrived, they found two men with stab wounds.
Orange County Fire Authority responded to the scene and transported both men to a local hospital to be treated for their injuries.
One of the stabbing victims currently is hospitalized. The other stabbing victim succumbed to his injuries.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is encouraged to call Sheriff’s investigators at (714) 647-7000 or Orange County Crime Stoppers at 855-TIP-OCCS (855-847-6227).
Contacts: Lt. Lane Lagaret, 714.904.7042, LLagaret@ocsd.org, Jaimee Blashaw, 714.552.5795,