“Detective’s preliminary investigation revealed a male Black suspect was in the parking where the victim’s vehicle was parked. The victim walked to his van and sat in the front seat. The suspect approached from behind, stabbed the victim in the neck, then fled west on foot from the location. The suspect was observed wearing a distinctive sweatshirt and a surgical mask,” stated the LAPD.
Anyone with information regarding this incident was encouraged to contact LAPD Detective Abundis or Detective Pintado at 213-996-4117. Calls made during non-business hours or on weekends can be directed to 877-222-8477 or submitted online at LA Crime Stoppers.