Updated 9/6/18: This article has been updated to reflect additional information from a recent Nixle alert.
Berkeley Police Department released a Nixle alert at approximately 6:45 p.m. Tuesday about a stabbing that occurred about 2:47 a.m. the same day.
The alert said officers responded to a call in a home on the 1500 block of Edith Street about a woman screaming for help. Upon arrival, officers found that a woman in her late 70s had been stabbed, according to the alert.
On Wednesday, Pinole Police Department apprehended the suspect — 42-year-old Mark Edward Jekabson — at approximately 3:30 p.m., according to a Nixle alert issued Thursday.
The case remains under investigation, the alert said.
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