WATEFORD — Two men were stabbed Sunday afternoon at a Yosemite Boulevard liquor store, and sheriff's deputies arrested a third man.
The two men are expected to recover from their wounds. One was taken to a hospital, and the other declined medical treatment, according to a Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department news release.
The incident took place about 4:40 p.m. at Creekside Liquor Bait & Tackle in the 12000 block of Yosemite.
Sheriff's officials had limited information Sunday evening about the incident, but a store clerk said five young men were fighting in the parking lot when two of them were stabbed.
Deputies developed information leading to the identity of a suspect and arrested Timothy Riddle, 22, at his Waterford home, according to the news release.
Riddle was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Waterford Police Services at (209) 874-9000 or Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636