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-- Megan Garvey and Anthony Pesce
November 12, 2009 | 6:26
Hugo Negrete, a 17-year-old Latino, was stabbed to death Saturday, Nov. 7, in the 11000 block of Bonwood Road in El Monte, authorities said.
The death was reported about 3 a.m., said L.A. County Sheriff's Deputy Lillian Peck. Negrete, who was pronounced dead at the scene, was stabbed about four times, according to coroner's investigators.
-- Carla Rivera and Anthony Pesce
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Map: The location where Hugo Negrete was found stabbed. Credit: Google Maps