Stabbing Death Investigation

November 18, 2002



Los Angeles: On Sunday, November 17, 2002, at 6:30 p.m., the victim, 49 year-old Isiah Moore, was dropped off at Hubert Humphrey Medical Center located at 5840 South Main Street, by an unknown person(s). Newton Area officers responded to the location and found the victim who was suffering from a stab wound to the chest. Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics transported the victim to Martin Luther King Jr. Medical Center. The victim was pronounced dead at 6:59 p.m.
The motive is unknown and there is no suspect information at this time.
Newton Area Homicide Detectives are conducting the investigation. Anyone with information regarding this incident is requested to call 213-485-5277. On weekends and during off-hours, please call the toll free information number at Detective Information Desk at 1-877-LAWFULL, 1-877-529-3855.
This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Jason Lee, Media Relations Section.