Downtown Los Angeles header image
Los Angeles Police Department Badge

Official Site of The LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT

News Release

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Media Relations

Assault with a Deadly Weapon Suspect Sought NR21227ml

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department's Central Area detectives are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in a violent attack.

On Saturday, August 14, 2021, around 11:20 a.m., an assault with a deadly weapon occurred in the 600 block of South Broadway. The suspect entered a business, approached the victim, who was unaware, and stabbed him in the abdominal area.

Los Angeles Fire Department transported the victim to a local hospital where he was treated for his injuries and later released.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, medium length black hair, approximately 5'08" and 165 pounds, 30 -35 years old, wearing a blue button up long sleeve shirt, blue jeans, and possibly hiking boots.





Anyone with information is asked to contact Central Area Officer Ramirez at (213) 996-1846. During non-business hours, or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.



iWatch

NEWS CONFERENCES

OP EDS