MODESTO - Police are seeking anyone who may have information regarding a fatal stabbing that occurred Saturday afternoon.
At about 5:00pm, police were called to the 100 block of Almond Avenue near Johnson Street for a report of a person stabbed. Officers arrived and found a 56 year old man down on the ground who was suffering from stab wounds.
The victim was rushed by ambulance to a local hospital where he died.
Nelson Lewis heard commotion while visiting a neighbor and rushed over to see what had happened. He found the victim bleeding profusely in the driveway of a home. Lewis said he felt a pule and tried to help the victim but lost the pulse several times.
"It was bad," Nelson explained.
Detectives responded to the scene and closed off the roadway to traffic for several hours as they investigated the incident. So far there was no description of a suspect or suspects available.