On March 29th, at the Harbor Justice Center in Newport Beach, Orange County, a 16 year old Laguna Beach teen was arraigned and is facing assault with a deadly weapon charges for acts against three other teens and two minors. According to the Orange County Register authorities explained that the teens were arguing through texts, emails and the networking site Facebook prior to the stabbing. There was no elaboration on what the argument was about. Allegedly Michael Wilson and one teenage victim agreed to meet at Wilson's house. There, Wilson took a carving knife and stabbed the victim in the stomach. Two friends who tried to help the victim, Julian C., suffered injuries as well. Wilson is facing three counts of assault with a deadly weapon, Penal Code Section 245(a)(1) with other than a firearm and Penal Code Section 12022.7a for three enhancements resulting from inflicting great bodily harm. Wilson is out on bail.
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