VACAVILLE (CBS SF) — A 12-year-old boy and 36-year-old man were stabbed during a domestic dispute Friday evening, police said.
The adult male victim was involved in a physical altercation shortly after 6 p.m. in the 300 block of Mono Drive with his friend, Bernard Howard, 38, of Vacaville, and an older male resident in his 60s, according to a social media post by police.READ MORE: UPDATE: Police Shootings Protest In Oakland Turns Violent; Windows Broken, Fires Ignited; Businesses Vandalized
The two men in their 30s allegedly attacked the older individual, who grabbed a knife to protect himself. The 12-year-old boy tried to stop the assault of the older man, police said.
During the altercation, the boy suffered a laceration to his forearm and the 36-year-old man suffered a laceration to an extremity and a stab wound to his chest.READ MORE: Armed Bike Thieves Targeting Mountain Bikers In The East Bay Hills
Both victims were taken to the hospital. The boy was listed in stable condition, and the man was expected to make a full recovery.
Police arrested Howard on suspicion of violating his parole and battery. Police are also recommending to the District Attorney’s Office battery charges against the 36-year-old man.MORE NEWS: Marshawn Lynch Addresses COVID Vaccine Hesitancy In Interview With 'Dr. Faucheezy'
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