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News Release

Saturday, June 18, 2005

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Man Found Stabbed, Dies


Los Angeles: The body of a 46-year-old male Black was discovered in the area of 6 th Street and San Pedro Street.

On Friday, June 17, 2005, at about 11:25 p.m., a witness directed officers to a victim of a stabbing. The witness told the officers that he saw the victim involved in an argument with several male Hispanics over his bicycle being stolen and he had been stabbed by an unknown suspect.

The victim was transported to a local hospital where he died as a result of his injuries.

The victim's identity is being withheld pending notification to his family.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Central Homicide Detectives, at 213-972-1203. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).