Madera Police in search of stabbing suspect

January 14, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
Police are trying to track down a suspect in connection with a stabbing after receiving a call of a man bleeding from his head.

The stabbing occurred on D st. near Lincoln Ave.

Police found a victim with multiple stab wounds to his face and hands. The victim was taken to a local hospital, and is now stable. Investigators have identified the man as 65-year-old Jose Esquivel.

Anyone with information is asked to call Madera Police.