Man stabbed while breaking up bar fight

Courtesy: MGN Online

REDDING, Calif. - One man underwent emergency surgery after a fight and stabbing at a Redding bar.

Police tracked down the suspect a few minutes later.

Redding Police said several people were in a fight at Bombay's on California Street around 1:20 a.m. Thursday.

One man pulled a knife and stabbed the victim, 29-year-old Todd Brown four times in the torso. Brown told police he had been trying to break up the fight when he was stabbed.

Dispatchers broadcasted the description of a vehicle seen leaving the scene. The suspect vehicle was described as a gold Cadillac Escalade.

The vehicle was located a short time later at the AM-PM market on Buenaventura Boulevard. Police found the suspect, 20-year-old Martin Chavez. He was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon.

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