REDDING (CBS13) — A 17-year-old boy has been arrested for a stabbing in Redding that left an Auburn man dead.
Redding police say, just after 11 p.m. on Aug. 25, officers found a man who had been stabbed multiple times along the 3300 block of South Market Street. The man, later identified as 56-year-old Auburn resident Felix Ramirez, was rushed to the hospital and underwent surgery.READ MORE: Video Released Of Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting Of Tahoe Park Resident Who Shot At Authorities
On Friday, police say they were notified that Ramirez had died from his injuries.READ MORE: Coroner Identifies Passenger Killed In Wrong-Way DUI Crash On Highway 99
The suspect, a 17-year-old boy, was taken into custody on the night of the stabbing. He was found with blood stains on his clothing, police say.
After Ramirez’s death, the Shasta County District Attorney’s Office says the teenager is now facing a charge of murder.MORE NEWS: Looting Suspect Accused Of Dozens Of Thefts Arrested In South Lake Tahoe
Police say the suspect remains in custody at Shasta County Juvenile Hall.