Man stabbed on North Highlands street corner dies

Sacramento County Sheriff’s detectives were called in to investigate the stabbing death of a man Tuesday night on a street in North Highlands.

Dispatchers were told about 9:15 p.m. Tuesday that a man had been stabbed on the corner of Karen Lane and Canary Drive. A friend had found the victim at the spot just off Watt Avenue.

Deputies quickly arrived and found that the man in his late 30s had been stabbed in the torso at least once. He was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Homicide detectives were investigating the death Wednesday.

Call The Bee’s Bill Lindelof, (916) 321-1079.