Woman stabbed in Rosemead, suspect shot dead by deputy

Purple marker shows location of a stabbing Friday that led to a sheriff's deputy shooting and killing a man suspected in the attack. The red circles mark locations of nearby homicides since 2007.
(Homicide Report)

A man suspected of stabbing a woman was shot and killed Friday evening by a Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy, authorities said.

The shooting occurred about 6:45 p.m. in the 2400 block of Earle Avenue in Rosemead. The man, who was not identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The female stabbing victim was taken to a hospital. Her condition was unknown.

No information was available about the circumstances of the stabbing or shooting, said L.A. County Sheriff’s Deputy Irys Alvares. Detectives are on scene conducting an investigation.


“They’re going be there a long time,” Alvarez said.


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