Police are searching for a suspect in an incident that occurred on June 27th, 2022 at around 7p.m. According to the Los Angeles Police Department Topanga Area patrol were called to the intersection of Deering Avenue and Gault Street where they found a male victim suffering from stab wounds. The victim was pronounced dead shortly after police arrived on the scene.
Police have yet to notify the next of kin and the identity of the victim has been withheld from the public until they are found and notified. According to police the suspect at large fled the scene after he had stabbed the victim. Witnesses informed police that the victim and suspect were standing on a sidewalk with some other unidentified individuals when the incident occurred. The Los Angeles Police Department are asking any witnesses with information on the identity of the suspect to come forward.
The suspect was described as an Hispanic male who was wearing a blue shirt and a black baseball cap at the time of the incident.
Anyone with additional information is urged to call the Los Angeles Police Department, Valley Bureau Homicide, at (818) 374-9550. 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.