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Fullerton man stabbed by female roommate

A man was stabbed by his female roommate in Fullerton Thursday morning and was in extremely critical condition.

January 6, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A man was stabbed by his female roommate in Fullerton Thursday morning and was in extremely critical condition.Fullerton Police officers responded to a domestic-violence report at an apartment complex at 1480 S. Highland Ave. in Fullerton at 9:06 a.m. Thursday.

Police arrived to find a 34-year-old man stabbed several times with a long, serrated butcher knife.

Witnesses said Teishawna Trimble, 25, stabbed the victim as she chased him through the complex. Complex employees and residents reportedly had to pull Trimble off the victim.

The victim was transported to UCI Medical Center in extremely critical condition. Police said the victim may not survive his wounds.

Police said the apartment complex's management had received previous disturbance calls caused by the couple.

The suspect and victim have lived at the complex for less than a year.

The suspect and victim's relationship was not clear. The victim had not been identified as of Thursday afternoon. The victim has a different last name than the suspect.