MODESTO, CA - Modesto police detectives investigate an early morning stabbing in a residential neighborhood in northeast Modesto on Sunday.
Just before 1 a.m., Modesto police officers were called to a report of a stabbing, in the 1000 block of Ferrari Drive. When officers arrived they located an adult male victim laying down in a front yard of a residence on Ferrari Drive, Lt. Rick Armendariz said.
The victim had suffered from multiple stab wounds. He was transported to a local hospital, where he died of his injuries.
Two other assault victims were also located at the residence. A woman and a man appeared to have suffered from blunt trauma. Both were treated for their injuries.
Armendariz said a preliminary investigation indicates there was a physical altercation between the stabbing victim and the two assault victims.
Homicide detectives investigate the motive of the stabbing.
Police ask anyone who may have information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636.