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Burbank Police Department News Release: Stabbing Investigation

Burbank, CA (March 21, 2024) – A female suspect has been arrested following a stabbing that stemmed from a domestic incident.

On March 21, 2024, just after 11:30 a.m., Burbank Police officers responded to Vickroy Park, 2310 Monterey Place, regarding an assault with a deadly weapon that just occurred, the weapon reportedly being a knife.

An officer working in the area observed a female, with a knife in her hand, chasing a bloodied male towards the park. The officer immediately intervened and ordered the two individuals to stop. The officer detained both subjects without further incident.

The investigation revealed a confrontation between the male and female took place at a residence in the area. During the altercation, the female stabbed the male victim several times with a knife. The female chased the male out of the house and into the street near the park where they were detained by the officer.

The victim was transported to a local hospital, where he underwent surgery. He is listed in serious, but stable condition and is expected to survive.

A large bloody knife was recovered at the scene.

The suspect has been identified as 33-year-old Michelle Chicco, a resident of Burbank. She was booked for attempt murder and is being held on $1,000,000 bail. She is due to appear in court on Monday, March 25, 2024.

Formal charges are pending review by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.


Questions regarding this statement should be directed to Sergeant Stephen Turner at (818) 238-3240 or [email protected]

Published on: March 22, 2024
08:29 AM