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News Release

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

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Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department Northeast Homicide detectives are asking for the public's help in providing any information that would lead to the arrest of the suspect(s) who stabbed 24-year-old Bryan Wilfredo Najarro.

On December 16, 2015, around 2:27 p.m., Northeast patrol officers responded to a radio call of an "Ambulance Cutting", on Avenue 59 and North Figueroa Street, in the area of Highland Park.
When officers arrived they found Najarro suffering from multiple stab wounds.

The Los Angeles City Fire Department responded and pronounced Najarro dead at scene.

Both suspects are described as female Hispanics, in their 30's and wearing dark clothing.

Both suspects left the area in a black sedan southbound on Avenue 59. The motive for the murder is unknown at this time.

Anyone with information on the crime is asked to contact Northeast Division Homicide Detective Lenchuk or Officer Watterson at (323) 344-5731. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7(877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters may also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.


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