25-year-old man stabbed in Visalia, 1 arrested

VISALIA, Calif. (KFSN) -- Visalia police have arrested a 28-year-old man accused of stabbing another man on Wednesday night.

It happened around 10:30 pm on Mineral King Avenue off Bridge Street.

Officers say the 25-year-old victim was stabbed in the stomach. He was taken to a hospital and is expected to recover.

Investigators found 28-year-old Joaquin Martinez in the area nearby and took him into custody.

He was booked into the Tulare County Adult Pre-trial Facility for an attempted homicide charge.

A motive for the stabbing has not been released.

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