Search on for suspect who stabbed Glendale man in front of his home

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John David Garcia was stabbed in front of his home By Jennifer Thomas John David Garcia was stabbed in front of his home By Jennifer Thomas

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Detectives from the Glendale Police Department are investigating the murder of a 52-year-old man who was stabbed outside his home.

Witnesses reported that John David Garcia got into an altercation with the driver of a vehicle stopped in front of his home near 49th and Maryland avenues at approximately 6:25 p.m. on June 25.

During the fight, the driver stabbed Garcia then fled the area. Garcia was treated at a local hospital but died from his injuries a week later.

Witnesses described the suspect as a heavy-set, bald, Hispanic male driving a light brown or light green four-door mid-size sedan.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about the murder to call the Glendale Police Department Tip Hotline at 623-930-3399 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.