May 7, 2013 > Attempted homicide suspect sentenced
Attempted homicide suspect sentenced
Submitted By Fremont PD
On April 7, 2012, a 25 year old male victim was stabbed while inside a residence on Doleria Ave in Fremont, CA. The suspect (Patrick Kulp; 41 year old male, Oakland resident) fled the scene prior to police arriving. The victim was transported to San Jose Regional Medical Center with cuts to his throat and forearm area but survived the injuries.
In early July, 2012, Kulp was charged with Attempt Homicide behind the stabbing. Kulp was also wanted for a parole warrant and warrants relating to a burglary case out of Newark, CA.
The Fremont Police Department Crimes Against Person(s) Unit investigated the case and attempted to locate Kulp. On July 24th, 2012 members of the Fremont Police Department SWAT team located Kulp near the intersection of 19th Ave and Martin Luther King Jr Way in Oakland, Ca. Kulp was arrested for his outstanding warrants and for the Attempted Homicide.
On March 11, 2013, Kulp plead no contest to one count of Assault with a Deadly Weapon (PC 245(a)(1)).
On April 15, 2013, Kulp was sentenced to five years in State Prison behind the stabbing (Hayward Court House).