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October 12, 2021

Woodland Hills: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department’s Valley Bureau Homicide is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a fatal stabbing suspect.

On October 10, 2021, around 2:00 a.m., LAPD Topanga Division officers responded to a call at an apartment complex of an “Ambulance Stabbing” at the 22100 block of Erwin Street.
The Los Angeles Fire Department responded and transported the victim to a local hospital where he died from his injuries.

The victim has been identified as a 25-year-old, Christopher Westley Pearson. Pearson was stabbed during a verbal dispute with another unknown male.

The cause of the dispute is still unknown.

Currently there is no suspect information available for release.

Anyone with additional information is urged to call the Los Angeles Police Department, Valley Bureau Homicide, at (818) 374-9550. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.” Tipsters may also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on “webtips” and follow the prompts.