Police have posted a pair of surveillance videos in an effort to find the suspects in last week’s stabbing of two men in Echo Park. The two victims in their mid 20s were transported to a hospital with minor knife wounds after they were assaulted on Thursday on Echo Park Avenue near Montana Avenues at about midnight. Police are still searching for the suspects in the the incident, which is being handled as a hate crime. The LAPD Northeast Division provided a description of the video above:
In this first video, the Suspect tells the Victims, “You guys are fucking faggots!” He walks away with his 2 associates, then runs back toward the Victims waiting for a bus and stabs Victim-1 in the abdomen.
Persons with information about the incident are asked to call the Northeast Division detectives at (323) 344-5751. Click on the link below for the second video.
The second video shows the the second victim being stabbed before his attacker runs off: