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Woman found stabbed to death in South LA

A man is in custody for allegedly stabbing a woman to death in South Los Angeles early Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011.

January 27, 2011 12:28:59 AM PST
A man is in custody for allegedly stabbing a woman to death in South Los Angeles early Thursday morning.

The woman was found lying in a courtyard with several stab wounds to her chest in the 500 block of West Century Boulevard at 2:55 a.m.

She was taken to the hospital, where she died a short time later. The victim has not been identified.

Police arrested a man near the scene. The relationship between the victim and the man is still unclear.