A California man accused of fatally stabbing one other man at a motel Saturday was pictured smiling in his mugshot.
Robert Martinez, 47, was booked into Santa Clara County Jail on suspicion of homicide following the incident at Palm Tree Motel in San Jose on Saturday, KTVU reported. Cops responded to an incident simply earlier than 6:40 p.m. and located a person affected by a stab wound.
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The sufferer was taken to the hospital the place he was pronounced lifeless a short while later.
Police discovered Martinez close to the crime scene and arrested him.
Martinez and the person lived on the motel and stayed in separate rooms. The person went to go to Martinez, who then allegedly stabbed him and fled the scene, KTVU reported. The alleged motive for the stabbing is unclear.