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Suspect Arrested in Burbank Attack That Left Man Critical

A suspect was arrested in connection with an attack in Burbank on Saturday that left a man in critical condition, police said.

handcuffs-bigBurbank police responded at about 7:30 p.m. to the 1600 block of West Alameda Avenue (map) for a report of an assault, according to a news release from the Burbank Police Department.

When they arrived, officers found the man on the sidewalk with apparent stab wounds and blunt-force trauma injuries, the statement read.

The male victim, who was only identified as a resident of Sunland, was treated by paramedics and transported to a local hospital, authorities said.

Eric Wang, 22, of Burbank, was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and booked into the Burbank City Jail, according to the news release. He was being held on $500,000 bail and was scheduled to be arraigned in court on Tuesday, police said.