Who is Waley Cheong? (Stabbing Suspect) Biography – Waley Cheong Wiki
Waley Cheong, a 23-year-old San Francisco resident, has been identified as the suspect in the stabbing of three people, one fatally, in unincorporated Redwood City.
Cheong was also found dead at the scene at a home in the 500 block of Sequoia Avenue.
Deputies learned that Cheong, who they said is a “former acquaintance of one of the victims,” entered the residence and stabbed a 54-year-old woman, a 65-year-old man, and a 20-year-old woman multiple times.
“One of the residents confronted Cheong with a weapon. During the altercation, the suspect was also stabbed,” the office said in a news release.
Cheong and one of the victims died at the scene, the other two victims are hospitalized and being treated.
A 53-year-old woman fatally stabbed in unincorporated Redwood City early Tuesday morning has been identified by the San Mateo County coroner’s office as Katayoun Fomanimaskan.
Deputies responded at 5:08 a.m. to calls about a disturbance at a home in the 500 blocks of Sequoia Avenue and learned that Waley Cheong, a 23-year-old San Francisco man, had entered the residence and allegedly stabbed Fomanimaskan as well as a 65-year-old man and 20-year-old woman.
Investigators learned that Cheong was a former acquaintance of one of the victims, but a person motivated for the attack was not released by the sheriff’s office.
Anyone with information about the case is recommended to contact Detective Fava at (650) 363-4192 or at email@example.com.