WINTON, CA – At approximately 7:35 p.m., 02/26/2016. deputies from the Merced County Sheriff’s Department received a report of a stabbing that had occurred at 6810 Winton Way, the Dollar General Store.
When deputies arrived on-scene they were unable to locate the victim and according to witnesses a fight had occurred and the people involved left the scene in a vehicle.
At approximately 8:30 p.m., that same evening, the sheriff’s department was informed that a stabbing victim had been transported by a private party to a hospital outside of Merced County.
The victim’s condition is unknown at this time.