LOS FELIZ — Police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a man in a Los Feliz alley early this morning.
The victim died from his injuries after driving himself to Hollywood Presbyterian Hospital, according to LAPD spokesman Joe Rios. He was pronounced dead at about 5 a.m. Capt. Jeff Bert of the LAPD Northeast Division said the victim was a male Armenian but had no further details.
The victim was stabbed in an alley in the 1700 block of North Vermont Avenue, Rios said. One business owner said he was told by officers that they were investigating an Armenian gang crime but that could not be confirmed with police.
Update @ 4:50 p.m.: The victim was a 22-year-old man who was in a fight with multiple male suspects when he was stabbed in the upper torso and face, according LAPD spokesman Officer Drake Madison. The victim’s name was not released.
Anyone with information about this stabbing is asked to call Northeast Division homicide detectives L. Governo or Detective H. DiCroce at (323) 344-5744.
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