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APD Review HSU Security Footage for Stabbing Suspect

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Arcata Police are actively reviewing security footage from Humboldt State University to look for the suspect of the stabbing of two students. They are looking for the person involved in a case where two students were stabbed after leaving a party following Homecoming.


The suspect is described as a white adult male in his 20s who wore a white long sleeve shirt, black baseball cap and left the scene in a silver Nissan.


Two students were stabbed in the stomach after leaving a party on the 1500 block of Stromberg Avenue in Arcata. The two went into emergency surgery and are now out of the hospital.


Arcata Police have made no arrests in the case.