Man arrested after deadly machete attack in Panorama City


PANORAMA CITY (CNS) – A man in his 30s was arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the stabbing death of his wife with a machete inside their apartment in Panorama City today, police say.

The suspect allegedly wounded three other people with the weapon before surrendering.

“He … went to another location and had a confrontation with a family inside that other location and cut those three, however they are all alive and they are doing well,” Lt. Mike Kozak of the Los Angeles Police Department told KCAL9.

The attack occurred about 1:25 a.m. in the 14800 block of Roscoe Boulevard, said Officer Mike Lopez of the LAPD’s Media Relations Section.

Lopez said the assailant and the victim were in their 30s, adding that he had no other immediate information.


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