Stabbing in central Merced leave two injured

Stabbing in central Merced leave two injured
Photo: Cody Lashmet
Originally published as a Merced Police Department Facebook post – 
“On February 7, 2021 at 10:19 P.M. the Merced police department received an emergency call of a subject with a knife and a fight in progress in the 2500 blk of Midge ave.
When officers arrived, they located two victims who had been stabbed. Witnesses directed officers to an apartment in the complex where the suspect was located.
Cody Lashmet (25) was taken into custody without incident. Both victims were transported to local hospitals, their injuries were not life threatening. Lashmet was booked into the Merced County jail for assault with a deadly weapon.
Incident: Assault with a deadly weapon.
Date and Time: February 7, 2021, @ 10:19 P.M.
Location: 2500 blk of Midge Merced, CA
Arrested Persons: Cody Lashmet (25)
Case Number: 21-7224
Merced Police are asking anyone with any information regarding this crime to contact Sgt. Solis at 209-385-4703 or by email at”
Stabbing in central Merced leave two injured was last modified: February 9th, 2021 by admin
Categories: Merced
Tags: assault