Update, Sunday night:
[LASD] – Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide detectives are continuing their investigation into the circumstances surrounding the stabbing death of a man, which occurred on December 02, 2012, in the 22800 block of 15th Street, Newhall.
Detectives have learned that deputies responded to the above location regarding a “possible burglary” 9-1-1 call. Upon their arrival, deputies discovered the victim, a 28-year-old male Hispanic, lying on the driveway suffering from what appeared to be a stab wound.
The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
According to Lieutenant Corina, witnesses stated that they heard a car’s alarm activate on the street. When they went outside, the witnesses saw the victim fighting with another male Hispanic in the driveway of the residence. The suspect appeared to stab the victim and then left the location in an unknown direction.
The victim lived at the location where he was stabbed.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call “Crime Stoppers” by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), or texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637).
Original story, Sunday morning:
A man died at the hospital after being stabbed early Sunday.
The stabbing occured at 2:21 a.m. in the 22800 block of 15th Street in Newhall.
The victim’s identity has not been released. He was described only as a male Hispanic adult.
“The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead,” according to a statement from the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau.