Sunday Stabbing in Kennewick

A Kennewick man is in stable condition after being stabbed in the chest yesterday.

Kennewick Police say 20 year old Oscar Hernandez was walking in the area of 3rd Avenue and Zillah Street, when he was confronted by two juvenile males.  A fight broke out between the 3 of them, and Hernandez was stabbed in the chest.

Police located the suspects within about 15 minutes and arrested them.  They've been charged with first degree assault.  All involved suspects are known gang members.

Hernandez was transported to a local hospital, and is in stable condition.