HOLLYWOOD—Homicide detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department West Bureau Division are investigating the stabbing death of a male who is approximately 40-years-old, and are asking for the public’s assistance in providing information that can assist with the investigation.
According to the LAPD Blog, on Monday, June 12, at around 8:00 a.m., Hollywood Division patrol officers responded to a reported stabbing at Hollywood Boulevard near the 101 Freeway. When officers arrived, they found the victim who was suffering from multiple stab wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he died from his injuries. The name of the victim has not yet been disclosed to the public.
The Detective’s investigation revealed two Hispanic male suspects, near the victim. One of the suspects stabbed the victim and both suspects fled after the incident eastbound on Hollywood Boulevard on foot. Authorities are unsure of a motive for the stabbing.
Anyone with information is urged to contact West Bureau Homicide detectives at (213) 382-9470. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org.
Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, and click on “Anonymous Web Tips” under the “Get Involved-Crime Stoppers” menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the “P3 Tips” mobile application and select the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.