Police have arrested a 29-year-old man in connection with a fatal stabbing in downtown San Jose last month.
Adar Yamuro Wright, of San Jose, was taken into custody today in connection with the July 25 murder of 30-year-old Phillip Briggs, after an investigation implicated Wright in the killing, police said.
On July 25 at 8:40 p.m., police received reports of a stabbing near North Second Street and East St John Street and arrived to find Briggs suffering from a stab wound, police said.
Investigators believe Wright stabbed Briggs during an altercation, police said.
Briggs, a San Jose resident, was taken to a hospital and later died.
Wright was booked into jail on murder charges today.