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May 9, 2024

Los Angeles: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department’s Pacific Division are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for stabbing a man.

On April 23, 2024, around 4:00 p.m., patrol officers from Culver City Police Department and Los Angeles Police Department responded to the 9000 block of Venice Boulevard for reports of multiple suspects with knives attacking a lone male. When the officers arrived, they located an adult male victim with multiple stab wounds.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded to the location and transported the victim to a local hospital in serious but stable condition.

The initial investigation revealed disturbing details about the incident. Around 3:50 p.m. that same day, the victim was surrounded by three suspects, a female (suspect one) and two White males (suspect two and suspect three). An argument escalated into violence when suspect one struck the victim with a metal rod. The situation intensified further as suspect two and suspect three joined in the assault. Ultimately, suspect one repeatedly stabbed the victim with a large cutting instrument or knife. After the brutal attack, the suspects fled the scene eastbound on Culver Boulevard towards Venice Boulevard.

Suspect one is described as a female Black, 20 to 30-years-old, with blond or orange hair, standing about 5’6” tall and weighing about 120 pounds. She wore a black jacket, blue jeans, and black tennis shoes, and was armed with a large white cutting instrument or knife.

Suspect two is described as a male White, 25 to 35-years-old, with blond hair, standing about 5’9” to 5’11” tall and weighing about 180-200 pounds. He was wearing a black leather jacket, black zipper hooded sweater, black t-shirt, blue jeans and black tennis shoes.

Suspect three is described as a male White, 25 to 35-years-old, with blond hair, standing about 5’9” to 5’11” tall and weighing about 160-180 pounds. He was wearing a gray baseball hat, gray hooded jacket, black pants and black tennis shoes.

Anyone with additional information, or knows the identity of the suspects, is urged to call Detective Jurado, at 310-482-6369, or via email at 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 the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to Lastly, tipsters may also download the “P3 Tips” mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.