RPD assists stabbing victim

RPD assists stabbing victimRidgecrest Police Officers tend to the victim of a stabbing last Thursday in the 100 block of East Ridgecrest Boulevard. According to reports, officers arrived on scene around 2:20 p.m. to find that the victim had been in a physical altercation with 31-year-old Gordon Steffik of Ridgecrest. The victim was transported to Ridgecrest Regional Hospital for treatment of a laceration on his back. RPD detectives subsequently identified the suspect, who was taken into custody and booked without incident. Photo by Laura Austin

Story First Published: 2014-06-18