Glendale meals truck stabbing suspects arrested after standoff

Suspects wished for a meals truck stabbing that left two folks hospitalized in Glendale have been arrested Thursday following an hours-long standoff.

The suspects have been recognized as Jerald Zaroukian, 23, from Northridge, and Guadalupe Reyna, 28, from Bakersfield, by the Glendale Police Division.

On Wednesday night time, officers responded to stories of a stabbing within the 300 block of West Broadway round 11 p.m.

Armed with knives, the 2 suspects approached a meals truck earlier than a battle broke out shortly after, police mentioned. In the course of the scuffle, an unidentified sufferer was stabbed. A close-by buyer tried to intervene and was additionally stabbed by the suspects, authorities mentioned.

The boys fled the scene earlier than police arrived. Each victims have been each transported to native hospitals with non-life-threatening accidents.

As soon as officers positively recognized the suspects, they tracked the lads to a house in Northridge. A SWAT staff was referred to as in as the lads refused to evacuate the residence.

Suspects Jerald Zaroukian and Guadalupe Reyna in 2023 pictures from the Glendale Police Division.

Following a number of hours of negotiations, each suspects finally surrendered to the police.

In the course of the arrest, officers found one of many suspects, Zaroukian, had beforehand been arrested by Glendale officers and he was on probation on the time.

The victims have been launched from the hospital and are recovering from their accidents on Friday night time. The case stays beneath investigation.

Anybody with info is requested to name Glendale Police at 818-548-4911. Nameless suggestions may be submitted to L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or on-line at

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