Authorities ID suspect after 2nd murder on Skyline Boulevard in San Mateo County

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SAN MATEO COUNTY, Calif. (KGO) — A suspect was recognized Wednesday afternoon after a second murder occurred this week on Skyline Boulevard.

Authorities stated 26-year-old Malik Dosouqui of a Pacifica was taken into custody final night time.

Round 11:55 p.m., deputies had been investigating a murder that occurred Monday on Skyline Boulevard once they heard an individual calling for assist. Deputies discovered a person affected by stab wounds mendacity on the bottom in a turnout off Skyline.

The sufferer died of his accidents on the scene. Officers recognized that sufferer as 31-year-old John Sione Pekipaki.

Concurrently, in a distant space close to the scene, deputies stated they noticed a person fleeing the realm in a automobile who they believed to be the suspect. A deputy fired on the oncoming automobile which was driving in direction of the sufferer and each deputies, authorities stated. The suspect was not hit by gunfire, however the automobile went off the roadway right into a ditch. The suspect was taken into custody and is receiving medical look after a laceration to his arm.

The sufferer who was discovered stabbed to demise on Monday has been recognized as Abdul Mailk. He labored for Skyline Yellow Cab and leaves behind a spouse and daughter.

Authorities stated Dosouqui is a suspect within the second murder and they’re making an attempt to find out if there’s a reference to the primary murder.

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Skyline Boulevard between Swett Highway and Reids Roost stays closed for the investigation till additional discover.

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