- Associated Press - Monday, November 9, 2015

OCEANSIDE, Calif. (AP) - Authorities in San Diego County have arrested a man on suspicion of stabbing his wife in their apartment and then chasing down his teenage stepdaughter and stabbing her as well.

Oceanside police Lt. Taurino Valdovinos says neighbors and the teenage girl’s grandparents chased down the alleged attacker and held him for police on Saturday.

Twenty-eight-year-old Jesse Barela Jr. could face charges including attempted murder.

The San Diego Union-Tribune reports (https://bit.ly/1kFNlRl ) Barela’s 40-year-old wife and 14-year-old daughter are being treated at hospitals for stab wounds and are expected to survive.

It wasn’t immediately known if Barela has an attorney.

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Information from: The San Diego Union-Tribune, https://www.utsandiego.com

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