STABBING: Big Bear Deputies Respond Arrest 18-Year-Old Suspect (UPDATE 2)


By G. T. Houts

UPDATE 2: Tuesday, January 10 – 10:16 a.m.

Big Bear Lake, CA – A family dispute apparently led to the stabbing of a male victim and the arrest of an 18-year-old suspect in the 41000 block of Park Avenue in Big Bear Lake on Sunday.

so-bb-logoA media release issued by the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station identified the suspect as Brendan Patrick Grogan was was located in the residence where he reportedly stabbed an adult male relative following a verbal altercation.

The unidentified victim was treated at the scene by Big Bear Fire paramedics, and later transported by helicopter for further treatment of a stab wound to the abdominal area.


Grogan was arrested without incident and booked into the Big Bear Jail on a felony charge of assault with a deadly weapon.

The suspect was transferred to teh West Valley Detention center in Rancho Cucamonga and bail was set at $50,000.

An video arraignment hearing is set for 12:30 p.m. January 10.


Grogan also has a $25,000 warrant for his arrest out of Orange County for a burglary, malicious mischief and resisting arrest incident.


UPDATE: Monday, January 9 – 5:14 a.m.

Big Bear Lake, CA – While details of the reported stabbing in the 41000 block of Park Avenue in Big Bear Lake are still sketchy, has learned Big Bear Sheriff’s deputies did make an arrest of a suspect and the individual was charged with assault with a deadly weapon.

Additional details to follow.


Big Bear Lake, CA – Big Bear Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the 41000 block of Park Avenue at 12:42 p.m. Sunday to a report of a stabbing.

so-patch-sideDetails of the incident are still sketchy, however Big Bear Fire personnel were directed to stage near Meadow Park and await the arrival of law enforcement.

Several patrol units arrived at the scene in the vicinity of South Eureka Drive and South Oriole Drive.

A media request has been submitted to the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station and details of the incident will be released as they become available.