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Compton fatal stabbing investigation underway

A map indicates the area near the 4600 block of Alondra Boulevard where a man was fatally stabbed on Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013. (Google maps)
September 1, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
A man was fatally stabbed as he ordered from a food truck in Compton Sunday.

Deputies responded to the 4600 block of Alondra Boulevard around 2:57 a.m. following a report of a stabbing.

Responding officers discovered a male Hispanic adult, approximately 20 to 30 years old, suffering from a stab wound to his abdomen.

The victim was transported to a local hospital but shortly succumbed to his injuries.

Witnesses said they saw two black males walk up to the victim and stab him as he ordered food. The suspects then fled on foot.

No other information was released.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with any information was urged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.


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