Cops: Oceanside man arrested for arson in retaliation for stabbing

Police say a teen was arrested for setting an Oceanside house he was living in on fire in retaliation for being stabbed.

Officials say 18-year-old Suave Pereira became involved in a heated argument with a fellow renter in the house on Court Street, 57-year-old Howard Brigham, resulting in Brigham stabbing Pereira with a kitchen knife.

Investigators say that Pereira then left the house...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with access to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?


advertisement | advertise on News 12

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

The East End Check out fun things to do on the East End! Fall Fun 2015 Fall Fun 2015 Series Dog Days 2015 Dog Day Fridays