3 suspects sought in Westlake attempted robbery that left victim stabbed

The victim was taken to the hospital though an update on his or her condition was not immediately released.

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Monday, August 15, 2022
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Police are searching for three suspects they say stabbed a victim during an attempted robbery Sunday afternoon in Westlake, they said.

WESTLAKE, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Police are searching for three suspects they say stabbed a victim during an attempted robbery Sunday afternoon in Westlake.

It happened just after 2 p.m. near 8th and Bonnie Brae streets near MacArthur Park.

Police say three men - two of whom were reportedly armed with knives - held up the victim for money.

The victim was taken to the hospital though an update on his or her condition was not immediately released.

Police didn't release a detailed description of the suspects, but said all three men were Hispanic between the ages of 16 and 20 years old.

They were all seen wearing a black shirt and black pants.

Anyone with information is urged to contact police.