March 13, 2013 (Santee) – Lakeside Sheriff’s patrol deputies responding to a report of a stabbing victim at 10:32 p.m. last night near 9660 Marilla Drive found a juvenile with a knife lodged in his skull. Witnesses told deputies that they had witnessed a large fight in the Ryder Road area in Santee involving around five males seen using baseball bats, brass knuckles asnd knives. Three victims were transported to hospitals with injuries.
The victim who was struck by the baseball bats was taken to Grossmont Hospital and is listed as stable condition with multiple broken bones and internal injuries.
The victim of the stabbing to the head was transported to Sharp Memorial Hospital where he was admitted for further observation after the knife had been removed. His injuries are non-life threatening.
The third victim was taken to Grossmont Hospital and later transferred to UCSD Hospital where he was admitted. His stab wounds were also non-life threatening.
One arrest has been made in this case and the investigation is continuing.
For further information please contact Sgt. David Hale or the Santee Detective Unit at (619) 956-4000.