Homicide detectives are actively investigating the stabbing death of a 16-year-old boy, law enforcement officials announced.
Officers from the San Jacinto Police Department responded to an assault call on Sunday Sept. 30 at 8 p.m., in the 300 block of N. Victoria in the city of San Jacinto.
The teenage victim identified as Andrew Acevedo was discovered with multiple stab wounds.
Despite life saving measures, the stabbing victim died at the scene, Sgt Jeff Buompensiero explained.
Detectives from the San Jacinto Police Department and investigators from the Sheriff’s Central Homicide Unit responded and assumed the investigation.
Sgt. Buompensiero added that no further information will be released regarding this investigation at this time.
Anyone with additional details regarding this incident is urged to contact Investigator Nelson Gomez of the Sheriff’s Central Homicide Unit at 951-955-2777, or Investigator Brian Robinson of the San Jacinto Police Department at 951-654-2702.
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