Man Charged With Randomly Stabbing Woman On Esplanade Declared ‘Acutely Psychotic’
Luis Olivo, the man suspected of randomly stabbing a woman who was jogging on the Esplanade Friday, was ordered to undergo a mental health evaluation.
The woman who was stabbed was trying to lure the suspect away from her two teenage daughters. Kara Finnstrom reports.
NEW YORK - A naked man who went on a stabbing spree at his Manhattan apartment building, killing an elderly man and injuring four others, was charged with murder on Wednesday, police said. Christian Falero, 23, was arrested after he randomly knocked on several tenants' doors of the
Police arrested a naked man after he allegedly stabbed three people in downtown Seattle on Tuesday,
The bizarre attack unfolded at little after 10 a.m. PST near 6th Avenue and Olive Street, not far from the Nordstrom's corporate headquarters, witnesses and Seattle police said.
"One of the victims ran into a nearby store while the suspect fled the scene," according to a police statement.
"Officers took the man into custody near 8th Avenue and Pine Street. Police also recovered the knife and the man’s clothes, which he had stripped off as he ran from officers."
One man, 75, was stabbed in the neck and another, 77, was knifed in the back, authorities said. Both were taken to Harborview Medical Center and listed in stable condition.
A third male victim, believed to be between 55 and 60 years old, was stabbed in the forearm before he was treated and released at the scene, police said.
Waldo stabbing injures 26-year-old; man, 28, charged.
A 26-year-old man was stabbed early Thursday morning in the town of Waldo, the Waldo County Sheriff's Office said. County dispatchers first heard of the stabbing shortly before 5 a.m. when staff at Waldo County General Hospital in Belfast reported a stabbing incident. They told dispatchers a patient there seeking care had been involved. The patient was questioned and authorities eventually determined that the stabbing had taken place earlier that morning in Waldo. Two deputies investigating later learned that the person stabbed was a 26-year-old man, and that he was allegedly stabbed by Sean Sullivan, 28, at a residence on Old County Road, the sheriff's office said.