A man was arrested Friday in connection with a stabbing in West Covina that left the victim in critical condition.

Peter Jacobo of Valinda, 43, was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon, and was being held on $1 million bail, the West Covina Police Department reported.

Police received a call a little after 2 a.m. Friday regarding a stabbing that occurred in the 100 block of South Glendora Avenue. Paramedics rushed the male victim to an area hospital in critical condition.

Officers searched the area for a suspect and took Jacobo into custody.

Police urged anyone with information regarding the attack to call them at 626-939-8688. Tipsters who wish to remain anonymous can contact www.crimestopperusa.org.

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