Homeless Man Set Ablaze In 2012 Dies

NORWALK (CBSLA.com) — A homeless man who was set on fire six days before Christmas in 2012 died Thursday, according to authorities.

Sheriff’s Homicide detectives are now investigating the circumstances of the 58-year-old man’s murder.

The unidentified man was doused with a flammable liquid and set on fire  in the 12800 block of Pioneer Boulevard in Norwalk.

The man died yesterday as a result of his injuries.

There is no further information available at this time.

Anyone with information about this crime is urged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.


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