Officers were called to the 7800 block of Newman Avenue around 12:20 a.m. Tuesday. When they arrived, they found the stabbing victim, identified as Michael Vito Urso of Huntington Beach. He was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
A man identified as the victim's acquaintance was taken into custody. After questioning, 22-year-old Alexandre Louis Antal of Huntington Beach was arrested and booked at the Huntington Beach Jail for murder.
Police say the murder weapon has been recovered.
Anyone with information about the crime was asked to call police at (714) 536-5940.