Santa Clara University Student Accused of Stabbing Roommate in Dorm

Santa Clara Police Department

A Bay Area college student’s apparent attack on his roommate nearly turned deadly on the Santa Clara University campus.

Santa Clara police detectives say student Dillon Kim stabbed his roommate with a knife at their on-campus housing unit. He is facing attempted homicide charges.

Kim’s roommate was rushed to the hospital and treated for a stab wound. The roommate is expected to be OK.

Kim was also taken to the hospital for treatment of self-inflicted injuries.

Officers have not said what led to the attack.

Kim is due in court on Thursday.

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