Deadly Domestic Disturbance: Man Stabbed to Death in Simi Valley


A chilling event unfolded in Simi Valley on Saturday morning, as a family disturbance turned deadly, resulting in the tragic loss of life.

Family Dispute Turns Fatal

At approximately 8:43 a.m., Simi Valley police rushed to the scene of an in-progress incident near East Pinecrest Street and North Justin Avenue. A horrifying discovery awaited them: a stabbing had occurred during a family dispute. The victim, whose identity remains undisclosed, succumbed to their injuries at a local hospital.

Handcuffs symbolizing the arrest of the suspect
Police secured the suspect in a timely manner.

Suspect in Custody

Through meticulous investigation, the Simi Valley Police Department swiftly identified 34-year-old Gerardo Arroyo-Almanza as the suspect. He was apprehended and charged with murder. Arroyo-Almanza is currently being held at the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office Pre-Trial Detention Facility.

Investigation Ongoing

The LA News Center has learned that the investigation into this tragic incident is ongoing. Additional details are expected to be released as the probe progresses. The motive behind the stabbing remains unclear at this time.

Community in Mourning

The Simi Valley community is reeling from this senseless act of violence. Residents are urged to exercise caution and report any suspicious activity to the authorities. Our thoughts and deepest condolences go out to the victim’s family and loved ones during this difficult time.

Call to Action

If you have any information that could aid in the investigation, please do not hesitate to contact the Simi Valley Police Department. Your assistance is essential in bringing justice to the victim and their family.