CLOVIS, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – Clovis Police Department officers say a disturbance at an apartment complex left one person dead.
Police officers say they were called Wednesday around 4:00 p.m. to the report of a disturbance between two adult brothers in an apartment complex located near Peach Avenue and Gettysburg Avenue.
According to the authorities, the altercation involved a knife, and one of the adult brothers was stabbed and died at the scene despite the life-saving efforts performed by first responders.
“Apparently there was some type of a disturbance between family members,” said Ty Wood, the public information officer with the Clovis Police Department. “Two adult brothers were arguing and at some point, there was a knife involved and unfortunately someone was stabbed.”
Police say the other brother remained on the scene and has been detained to be questioned later by detectives at the Clovis police station.
“The other adult brother remained on scene, and he is currently detained by our officers to be questioned later by detectives,” said Wood. “At this time, it’s too early to assume any charges just because we haven’t been able to speak to the suspect, he is detained and at some point, he is going to be transported back to our police department for questioning.”
This is an active investigation, anyone with information is asked to call the Clovis Police Department.