LEMOORE – Authorities in Lemoore say they've arrested one of two suspects wanted in connection with a stabbing death.

Police said on Monday that they captured Jaime Alfredo Macias, 18.

Macias was wanted in connection with a suspected homicide that happened in Lemoore on May 17 in the 800 block of Hanford-Armona Road.

Police say the victim, Anthony Magana, 26, of Lemoore, died from stab wounds.

Police continue to search for a second suspect: Isaac Gabriel Gaytan, 23, of Lemoore.

Police say Gaytan is considered armed and dangerous and shouldn't be approached by the public.

Police are urging anybody who thinks they might have come in contact with Gaytan to call 911 immediately.

People can also call the Lemoore Police Department at 924-9574 or 924-5333.

Magana's death came on the heels of another suspected homicide that happened in Lemoore on May 10.

The victim, 16-year-old Wanya Jones of Lemoore, was pronounced dead May 10 at Adventist Medical Center from stab wounds.

Authorities found Jones unresponsive in a room at a residence in the 1100 block of East Hanford-Armona Road.

Police haven't reported any suspects arrested in connection with Jones' death.


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