Written by AARON CASTREJON | CityWatch Editor
WEST COVINA - A suspect is outstanding after stabbing and injuring another man Tuesday evening.
The stabbing was reported at 2:46 p.m. in the 1900 block of West Garvey Avenue. A witness told officers the victim and suspect were arguing, then the latter stabbed the former in the shoulder, according to Lt. Ron Allen of the West Covina Police Department.
Initially, officers were told of the two men emerging from some bushes and one of the men was nursing a stab wound. The victim fled on an orange bicycle, forcing officers to search for the victim, according to West Covina Police radio traffic.
The uncooperative victim was taken to an area hospital.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic man, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 160 pounds and wore long black hair. No clothing description was available.