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Saturday October 1st, 2022 :: 01:59 a.m. PDT


*UPD*#LASD Homicide Bureau Responding to a Stabbing Investigation, 100 block of S, Townsend Avenue, #EastLosAngeles

Sheriff’s Homicide Investigators are continuing their investigation into the circumstances surrounding the stabbing death of a 45 year old Hispanic woman in Unincorporated Los Angeles. 
Deputies from East Los Angeles Station responded to a residence in the 100 block of South Townsend Avenue at 7:55 PM last night regarding a call of an assault with a deadly weapon that had just occurred. Upon arriving they discovered the female victim suffering from apparent stab wounds. She was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead. 
Investigators learned a Hispanic male suspect, believed to be the boyfriend of the victim, stabbed the victim repeatedly before running away northbound on Townsend Avenue and out of sight. 
The murder weapon and suspect remain outstanding. 
There is no further information being released at this time. 

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DATE:   Friday, September 30, 2022      
REPORTED AT:  Approximately 7:55 p.m. 
LOCATION:  100 block of S. Townsend Ave, Los Angeles
VICTIM(S):  Female Adult
SUSPECT(S):  Male Adult  
UNIT:  Homicide Bureau – Lieutenant Alfred
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide investigators are responding to a stabbing investigation. The incident was reported Friday, September 30, 2022, at approximately 7:55 p.m., on the 100 block of S. Townsend avenue, Los Angeles.

The victim was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced deceased. 
There is no additional information available at this time. 
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), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website

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