A suspect was arrested Sunday after the knife death of a man at Santa Monica’s main library, police said.
The attack occurred around 7:15 p.m. Friday in the North Courtyard of the library at 601 Santa Monica Blvd. Police said Quade Larry Colbert, 34, was speaking to the victim as he allegedly pulled out a knife and stabbed the man twice. The suspect fled before police arrived.
The victim died at the scene of the crime. His name has been withheld pending notification of next of kin.
After a search, homicide detectives identified and arrested Colbert. Police said both the victim and the suspect were believed to be homeless.
https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2022-07-31/man-stabbed-to-death-at-santa-monica-main-library Suspect arrested in stabbing death at Santa Monica Main Library