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Comanche Creek murder suspect identified

Police have identified the Comanche Creek stabbing suspect who is being held on a $1 million bail.

Posted: Aug 2, 2021 10:13 AM

CHICO, Calif. - The Comanche Creek stabbing suspect was identified by the Chico Police Department.

29-year-old Jedidiah James Wright was arrested and is facing murder charges

On Sunday, the Chico Police Department responded to Comanche Creek after receiving information about a stabbing.

RELATED: 1 dead after stabbing at Comanche Creek in Chico; 1 person detained

Police said two men were involved in an altercation and one was stabbed. The victim was transported to Enloe Medical Center where he died.

Wright was detained a block away from the murder scene.

The victim’s identity has not been released as the investigation is ongoing.

Wright is being held on a $1 million bail.

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