South Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department South Bureau Homicide detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect(s) responsible for the killing of a man in South Los Angeles.
On Friday, November 24, 2023, at around 11:30 p.m., Los Angeles Police Department 77th Street Area patrol officers responded to a radio call of an “Ambulance Cutting” at 8400 South Main Street.
When the officers arrived, they found the victim on the sidewalk, suffering from a stab wound. Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded and transported the victim to a local hospital; however, the victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased. Detectives are attempting to identify a male Hispanic who the victim had a verbal interaction with outside the liquor store prior to the stabbing. The male Hispanic appears to be in his 20’s and was wearing a dark colored hoodie.
The suspect(s) fled the scene. The motive for the stabbing remains unclear.
Anyone with additional information is urged to contact South Bureau Homicide Division detectives at 323-786-5100. 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.