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Man fatally stabbed after car plows into Inglewood home

May 16, 2012 |  8:52 pm

Inglewood homicdes reported since 2007

A man was stabbed to death in Inglewood after a car plowed into a home, police said Wednesday night.

The car smashed into the home in 900 block of East Fairview Boulevard about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.

A man in a second vehicle became involved in a confrontation with the driver of the first car and stabbed him, the Inglewood Police Department said.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, Lt. Gabriela Garcia said. Police were investigating whether one of the vehicles was chasing the other and caused the crash.

A man was apprehended by police about two hours after the crash and was being questioned Wednesday evening. No other details were immediately available.

Since January 2007, at least 103 homicides have been reported in Inglewood, according to a Times Homicide Report database.


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Map shows homicides reported in Inglewood since 2007. Credit: Times Homicide Report