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Detectives investigate fatal stabbing in Lawndale

Click here for a Times database of Lawndale homicides. Detectives Tuesday evening were investigating a deadly stabbing in Lawndale.

A 31-year-old man was attacked about 3:45 p.m. in the 4600 block of 164th Street, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said.

Rescue personnel pronounced him dead at the scene.

At least nine homicides have been reported in Lawndale since January 2007, according to the Times Homicide Report database.

Five of the victims died of gunshot wounds, two were stabbed and two were killed from blunt force, according to the database.


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Map shows Lawndale homicides since January 2007. Credit: Times' Homicide Report.


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