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Oxnard man arrested for stabbing 17-year-old

A map indicates the area near the 1200 block of Saviers Road in Oxnard where Sonsner Sailas was arrested for allegedly stabbing a 17-year-old on Saturday, March 9, 2013. (Google Maps)

March 10, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
A 40-year-old man was arrested for allegedly stabbing a 17-year-old during a fight in an Oxnard parking lot Saturday.

Police responded to a call of a stabbing around 7:06 p.m. on the 4700 block of Reeder Avenue. At the scene, authorities found a 17-year-old victim suffering from a stab wound in his right arm.

During the investigation, the underage victim informed officers he had been involved in a fight 20 minutes earlier in a parking lot in the 1200 block of Saviers Road.

Investigators searched the area and shortly located the suspect, identified as Sonsner Sailas, 40, of Oxnard. Sailas was taken into custody without incident and booked at the Ventura County Jail.

The victim was transported to St. John's Regional Medical Center for treatment and shortly released.

It's unclear what led to the fight or the stabbing.