Glendora man suspected of stabbing roommate

GLENDORA — A Glendora man was expected to recover Thursday after police said he was stabbed in the back while trying to stop his roommate from attacking his girlfriend.
Jose Bojorquez, 20, of Glendora was booked on suspicion of attempted murder, Glendora police Sgt. Matt Egan said.
Officers responded to a report of a stabbing about 6:30 p.m. at a house in the 1100 block of E. Juanita Avenue, the sergeant said.
“(Bojorquez) actually physically battered the female,” Sgt. Scott Strong said. The woman was identified as Bojorquez’s 19-year-old girlfriend.
“(The 22-year-old victim) intervened in that and then got stabbed,” Strong said.
The wounded man was flown to Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center for treatment, Egan said.
The wounded man was listed in stable condition Thursday with a cut to his back, Strong said.
“He’s going to be fine,” the he said.
Bojorquez was found in the garage of the home, where he was living, and arrested without further incident, Egan said.
Bojorquez was being held in lieu of $1 million bail and was due for arraignment Friday in West Covina Superior Court, officials said.

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