Homeless Man Stabs Another Homeless Man To Death At California Library, Cops Say

Source: MEGA; Santa Monica police

Aug. 6 2022, Published 1:04 p.m. ET

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A homeless man faces murder charges after police said he stabbed another homeless person to death at a California library.

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This week, police in Santa Monica, California, announced the arrest of Quade Larry Colbert, 34.

Around 7:15 p.m. on July 29, police responded to the Santa Monica Library for a stabbing.

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The victim — whose name was not released — was speaking with Colbert when the suspect pulled out a knife, police said. The victim was then stabbed twice.

Police did not release a motive for the stabbing.

Colbert fled the area before police arrived but was arrested a couple of days later. He was charged in connection to the homicide and is being held in jail on $2 million bond.


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