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  • Detectives investigate fatal stabbing at South L.A. Metro station

    Los Angeles County homicide detectives are investigating the fatal stabbing of a man Thursday night that has shut down the Avalon Station on Metro’s Green Line in South Los Angeles.  The incident was reported around 9:53 p.m. in the 11600 block of South Avalon Boulevard, said L.A. County Sheriff’s...

  • Man suffers wounds to face in possible machete attack

    Man suffers wounds to face in possible machete attack

    A 35-year-old man suffered cuts to his face after he was attacked, possibly with a machete, Monday morning, Los Angeles police said. Officers received a call around 9:43 a.m. about an assault with a deadly weapon in the 5000 block of Rodeo Road, said LAPD Officer Drake Madison. The incident involved...

  • Mother's boyfriend charged in fatal stabbing of 2-year-old South Los Angeles girl

    Mother's boyfriend charged in fatal stabbing of 2-year-old South Los Angeles girl

    A pregnant woman's boyfriend was charged Thursday with fatally stabbing her 2-year-old daughter during a domestic dispute in South Los Angeles this week, prosecutors said. Lataz Gray, 22, faces one count of murder in the death of Maliaya Tademy, with a special allegation that he used a knife, and...

  • Suspect in custody in fatal stabbing of toddler

    Suspect in custody in fatal stabbing of toddler

    A man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of fatally stabbing a 2-year-old girl and critically injuring his girlfriend, who was five months pregnant, in their home in South Los Angeles, police said. Lataz Gray, 22, was receiving medical treatment at a hospital for a cut to his hand Tuesday morning...

  • Pedestrian shot and killed by assailant in car in Florence-Firestone area, authorities say

    Pedestrian shot and killed by assailant in car in Florence-Firestone area, authorities say

    A man was fatally shot early Wednesday morning while walking on the street in the Florence-Firestone area, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. The man, whose identity has not been released, was walking in the 1900 block of Firestone Boulevard around 1:40 a.m. when another...

  • Man fatally shot near downtown L.A. gas station

    A man was fatally shot late Tuesday near a Los Angeles gas station, police said. The shooting occurred about 10:40 p.m. near Central Avenue and Washington Boulevard, LAPD Officer Sandra Infante said. Preliminary reports indicate a dispute erupted between three men at a gas station, police said....

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