PICO RIVERA (CNS) – A stabbing at a tree nursery business in Pico Rivera today left a man dead and another hospitalized, authorities said.
Deputies responded about 1:45 a.m. to the 9900 block of La Docena Lane and located the victims, according to Deputy Tracy Koerner of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
One victim was pronounced dead at the scene and the other was taken to a hospital in serious condition, said Deputy Trina Schrader. Information was not immediately available on the identity of the fatally wounded man.
“Investigators learned there was an altercation between several males at the location prior to the incident,” Schrader said. “Witnesses reported seeing two male adults running south from the location after the incident.”
A detailed description of the suspects was not immediately available.
Anyone with information about this incident was asked to call the sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500 or Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.