Victim ID’d in Fatal Carlsbad Stabbing

Suspect remains at large

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Scott Budman

A man fatally stabbed Friday night in Carlsbad has been identified.

Devin Allen, 27, an Oceanside resident, was reported stabbed at about 10:40 p.m. near Harding Street and Carol Place.

The intersection is located west of Interstate 5 and near Hensley's Flying Elephant Pub & Grill on Tamarack Avenue.

Allen was transported to Palomar Hospital before passing away.

Authorities said the suspect, who remains at large, fled the scene prior to their arrival.

The weapon used in the stabbing was not found, police said.

Anyone with information relating to the crime is asked to call the Carlsbad Police Department at (760) 931-2197 or Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477. Crime Stoppers can also be anonymously emailed or texted online.

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