CHINO (CBSLA) — A Fontana man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of fatally stabbing a fellow truck driver during an argument at a Chino truck yard.
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Miguel Viveros, 47, has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is being held without bail. Chino police said Viveros was found in possession of a knife believed to have been used in the killing.
Police were called to a trucking distribution center in the 6700 block of Bickmore Avenue just after 11 p.m. Wednesday night on the report of a person down. When they arrived, officers found a 61-year-old Rancho Cucamonga man with multiple stab wounds to his upper torso.READ MORE: Some Parent Groups Proposing Monday 'Sit-Outs' At Schools To Protest Against Vaccine Mandates
The man was pronounced dead at the scene. His name has not been released pending notification of his family.
A preliminary investigation into the stabbing found that both men were truck drivers dropping off deliveries at the distribution center. They had been involved in a dispute before the stabbing, but detectives say the motive and exact circumstances of the dispute are still under investigation.MORE NEWS: Section Of MacArthur Park To Close To Begin Repairs, Maintenance Work
Anyone with more information about the stabbing can contact Chino police Detective Sergeant Pry at (909) 334-3172.