Man Arrested in Brother's Fatal Stabbing

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    A man was arrested in connection with his brother's death on Tuesday morning in Eastlake. Diana Guevara reports. (Published Tuesday, Apr 2, 2013)

    A family fight ended with one brother dead and another in custody accused in the killing.

    Investigators could be seen on the balcony of an upper-level condo unit at the Camelot complex in the 2000-block of Lakeridge Circle.

    Man Arrested in Eastlake Stabbing

    [DGO] Man Arrested in Eastlake Stabbing
    Alberto Figueroa Gonzalez has been taken into custody and is accused in his brother s death. (Published Tuesday, Apr 2, 2013)

    Mario Figueroa (pictured below), 23, was discovered in a bedroom with stab wounds Chula Vista police said.

    Alberto Gonzalez Figueroa, 35, has been taken into custody and is accused in his brother’s death.

    Brothers Involved in Deadly Fight

    [DGO] Brothers Involved in Deadly Fight
    Chula Vista police officers were called to the apartments on Lakeridge Circle in Chula Vista (Published Tuesday, Apr 2, 2013)

    The men’s grandfather who lives in the unit said there was a scuffle and was told to stay out of it, according to police. He went to a neighbor’s home and called 911, police said.

    Alberto left the area on a bike with blood on his pants and clothes, according to investigators.

    National City police officers spotted the brother at 30th and Prospect and took him into custody. He was charged with murder and will be arraigned on Thursday at South Bay Court.