Man stabbed to death in Compton
A man was stabbed to death in Compton early Saturday, authorities said.
The stabbing occurred about 3:30 a.m. near East Myrrh Street and South Atlantic Avenue, said Los Angeles County sheriff's Deputy Guillermina Saldana. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
“We don’t have any updates at this point,” she said. “Anyone with information is encouraged to call us.”
The homicide bureau may be reached at (323) 890-5500. Anonymous callers can call (800) 222-8477.
-- Esmeralda Bermudez
Image: Approximate location of incident shown in purple, along with 109 homicides within 2 miles since 2007 in red. Credit: Los Angeles Times Homicide Report