Arraignment postponed for man charged with murder in Oildale stabbing

Crime Watch

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The arraignment of a man charged with first-degree murder in connection with a stabbing in Oildale was postponed Friday.

Jesse Lopez, 34, is held without bail and is next due in court Feb. 14, where it’s expected he’ll be formally arraigned.

Lopez is accused of fatally stabbing 53-year-old Tracy Scott Elliott, of Wofford Heights. The incident occurred Tuesday near the Sunshine Smoke Shop on Roberts Lane and Belmont Avenue.

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