RPD: Man Stabbed In The Neck At Stardust Motel

A man was stabbed at a Downtown Redding motel Friday afternoon. At 3:15PM, Redding Police were called to the Stardust Motel on Pine Street. The suspect, 42-year-old Eric Michael Seward, had fled on foot and was captured near Market and Eureka. He’s in jail charged with attempted murder. The victim had been stabbed in the neck with a spear-type weapon, which was recovered. At last word, the white male adult victim was undergoing surgery. His condition is not publicly known. Several witnesses were interviewed, but anyone with information is urged to contact investigators at 225-4200.