A 1-year-old boy was stabbed to death and the baby’s father also suffered stab wounds after an attack at a Ventura home Friday, according to Ventura Police Department officials.
The father, believed to be about 30 years old, called 911 around 1:45 a.m. saying that a baby had died at a home in the 400 block of Crocker Avenue, according to officials.
Upon arrival, responding officers found the boy on a bed in the home.
He was pronounced dead at the scene by fire department and paramedic personnel.
The father suffered two stab wounds to his upper torso, underwent surgery at Ventura County Medical Center and was listed in stable condition, police Cmdr. Darin Schindler said.