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Man charged in 1985 slaying in Torrance

April 1, 2010 | 10:07 pm

Janos Kulcsar, suspect in Torrance homicide A 59-year-old man was arrested Thursday in connection with a 25-year-old slaying in Torrance, police said.

Janos Kulscar of Long Beach was charged with one count of murder in connection with the Dec. 9, 1985, stabbing death of Archie McFarland, Torrance police said.

McFarland, who was 58, was repeatedly stabbed in the driveway of his home on 184th Street.

Kulscar was being held on $1-million bail.

Since January 2007, at least 10 homicides have been reported in Torrance, according to a database by the Times' Homicide Report.

-- Robert J. Lopez

Photo: Janos Kulscar. Credit:Torrance Police Department.