Unhoused Person Killed NR24059dc

February 14, 2024

Los Angeles: Homicide detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department’s Valley Bureau are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect, or suspects, responsible for the murder of an unhoused individual.

On Tuesday, February 13, 2024, around 10:00 a.m., North Hollywood patrol officers responded to a radio call of an “Ambulance Death Investigation” at the homeless encampment located in the 13000 block of Victory Boulevard. They located a male victim who’d been assaulted and suffering from multiple stab wounds.

Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics responded and pronounced the victim deceased. The victim’s identity is being withheld pending next-of-kin notification.

There is no suspect information.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Valley Bureau Homicide detectives, at (818) 374-9550. 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. Lastly, tipsters may also download the “P3 Tips” mobile application and select the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.