Blotter, June 2, 2013

Man arrested in stabbing

Sheriff’s deputies responded early Saturday to the 700 block of 37 9/10 Road and found Ignacio Venezuela-Bajeca, 43, with a knife wound. He was then taken to a local hospital with a serious injury.

The man suspected in the stabbing, Eligio Parra Zamora, 37, was found later in Palisade, in the 100 block of Bower Avenue. He also was taken to a local hospital, with a minor injury, and later arrested on suspicion of first-degree assault.

The victim was released from the hospital.


According to the Grand Junction Police Department

■ Someone forged checks May 9 in the 2800 block of Elm Avenue, causing a loss of less than $500.

■ Someone caused a loss of less than $500 after unlawfully entering a home in the 1300 block of Elm Avenue on May 25.

■ Someone entered a locked garage at 919 Pitkin Ave. Wednesday and stole property valued at less than $500.

■ A vehicle parked at 2836 North Ave. was vandalized Wednesday, causing a loss of less than $1,000.

■ Matthew McCoy, 22 is accused of knowingly and/or recklessly causing injury to a child at 2680 B 1/2 Road on Thursday.


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