Man Arrested in Brutal Rocklin Stabbing

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Joseph Spera (Courtesy: Rocklin Police Department)

Joseph Spera (Courtesy: Rocklin Police Department)


A man was arrested early Monday morning in connection to a brutal stabbing hours earlier at the Royal Oaks Mobile Home Park in Rocklin.

Officers responded shortly before 5 p.m. Sunday to find a man with several stab wounds to his face and neck. The man was rushed to the hospital, but his condition was not revealed.

Soon after, police identified 22-year-old Joseph Spera as their suspect.

Spera was arrested around 1 a.m. Monday morning. He was booked into jail for attempted murder.