Attempted murder suspect in custody

Sunnyside police have taken into custody Manuel Angel Torres, 30, of Sunnyside, who was wanted for allegedly stabbing the mother of his two-year-old child Sunday.

He was last night (Monday) located in Yakima.

Yakima police assisted Sunnyside officers in locating Torres and taking him into custody.

He is currently being held at the Sunnyside City Jail and is expected to be charged with attempted murder.

Officials said the victim is currently listed in stable condition.

She drove herself to Sunnyside Community Hospital after being assaulted with a knife Sunday just after 6 p.m.

Police said there is a history of escalating domestic violence between Torres and the victim.


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