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Pomona Police Department
Friday July 7th, 2017 :: 10:03 a.m. PDT


Arrest made in fatal stabbing of Pomona man

DATE / TIME:  Friday, July 07, 2017 / 12:12 AM

LOCATION:  2200 block of W. Valley Blvd., Pomona Ca.

CRIME:  187 PC – Homicide

VICTIM: Male adult, 21 years old, Pomona resident (Name withheld pending Coroner’s identification)

SUSPECT:   Cheyenne Lywood, 20 years of age, Pomona resident

UNIT:  Investigative Services Division – Homicide Unit

On July 7, 2017 at approximately 12:12 AM, Pomona Police officers and  Los Angeles County Fire Department personnel responded to 911 calls of a disturbance at an apartment complex in the 2200 block of W. Valley Blvd. Upon their arrival, they located a male adult victim in a vehicle suffering from a stab wound. Emergency personnel attempted life saving measures, but were unsuccessful and the victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.  

Homicide detectives were called out to investigate. During their investigation, it was learned that a domestic violence incident occurred between the suspect and her boyfriend. During this incident, the victim was stabbed. The suspect, Cheyenne Lywood was arrested and booked for 187 PC – Murder. Her bail is set at 2 million dollars. 
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Pomona Police Department at 909-620-2085.

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Written by:
Sergeant Bert Sanchez
Pomona Police Department
Investigative Services Division

Pomona Police Department
490 West Mission Boulevard
Pomona, CA 91766

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