Bakersfield police arrested a man for attempted murder following a stabbing Thursday night in Downtown Bakersfield.
Police arrested 41-year-old Albert Raul Cuen Jr in the 1300 block of R Street following a stabbing on S Street that happened at around 9 p.m.
Bakersfield police officers were positioned near South Mill Creek Village apartments searching for Cuen Thursday night.
According to police, Cuen confronted the victim with a knife and stabbed him. The victim suffered moderate wounds in the attack.
Cuen was booked for attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon.
Anyone with information on the investigation is asked to call Bakersfield police at 327-7111.