Modesto Police Department News Release

For Immediate Release

Contact: Heather Graves, (209) 652-0514
Release Date: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 8:00:00 AM

Stabbing Leaves Three in Critical Condition


NEWS RELEASE

Release Date: April 5, 2014 

Modesto Police Department

Media Relations Unit  

Office of the Chief of Police

600 10th Street, Modesto, CA 95354

Author: Heather Graves

 

Modesto, CA – Detectives are investigating an early morning stabbing of three young, female victims.

 

At about 1:06 this morning, officers were called to a residence in the 2600 block of E. Orangeburg Avenue to investigate the report of a stabbing with multiple victims.  When they arrived, they found two 13-year-olds and an 11-year-old in a bedroom, each suffering from stab wounds. They were taken to nearby hospitals where two are listed in critical condition and one in serious, but stable condition.

 

The preliminary investigation indicates that one of the 13-year-olds stabbed the other two victims and herself. The circumstances behind the stabbing are still under investigation.    

 

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