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Detectives Seek Public Assistance In Gathering Information On Valencia Stabbing

Detectives with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station are seeking the public’s help to gather information on an “altercation” in Valencia that is believed to be a stabbing.

On Wednesday evening, officials with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station posted an alert on their official Facebook page regarding an “altercation” in Valencia.

“If you were in the area of McBean Parkway and Gamble House Court, Valencia on Wednesday, February 5, around 4:30 p.m. and witnessed two male adults in their 20’s having an altercation on or near the sidewalk, SCV Sheriff’s detectives would like to speak to you,” the post reads.

The post goes on to describe the two men, stating that one was wearing a green hoodie and dark-colored pants, while the other was wearing a white t-shirt and dark-colored pants.

“Detectives are asking if anyone observed the interaction between the two male adults, or have any information about the incident, to please call Detective Barakat at (661) 255-1121, ext. 5146,” the post reads.

While officials with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station could not officially confirm the exact incident in question, the only reported incident in that area during that time was an alleged stabbing.

Deputies were called to Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital at around 5:10 p.m. on Feb. 5 for a possible stabbing victim, according to Lt. Ethan Marquez with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station.

The victim reportedly was stabbed on McBean Parkway, and proceeded to take themself to the hospital, according to officials at the time.

One person, 20-year-old Sagar Bhandari, was arrested in connection with that incident and booked on charges of assault with a deadly weapon. He was released from jail later that night.

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Detectives Seek Public Assistance In Gathering Information On Valencia Stabbing

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  1. OMITTED: What did they look like, wearing, driving, etc.?!?! Please tell the truth as we can help!!

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