FAIRFIELD — Police are investigating a man’s death Thursday in Vallejo as a homicide.
Officers responded at about 12:52 p.m. to the 900 block of El Dorado Street and found Christopher Ray Armstrong, 27, of Vallejo, dead with apparent stab wounds to his upper body, according to a Vallejo police press release.
Witnesses saw the suspect flee on foot east on Carolina Street, according to police. Officers caught the alleged killer, James Samuel Alexander, 36, of Vallejo, within minutes near the intersection of Virginia and Monterey streets.
Alexander was in police custody Thursday night pending booking at the jail, according to the press release.
Anyone with information about the stabbing is asked to call Detective Raul Munoz or Detective Fabio Rodriguez at 648-4524.
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