LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com)   —   Homicide detectives with the LAPD’s West Valley division are hoping the public can lead them to the suspect wanted for the fatal stabbing of a 21-year-old man.

On Tuesday, around 8:30 p.m., Topanga Area patrol officers responded to a radio call of an “assault with a deadly weapon” call from a local hospital.

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When officers arrived, they learned the victim, a Latino, was dropped off at the emergency room with a stab wound. Once inside the ER, the victim died from his injury.

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Detectives said the victim was dropped off by potential witnesses in the case. The potential witnesses left the hospital without making a statement to the officers or detectives.

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If you have any knowledge about this incident, please call Los Angeles Police Department Detective John Doerbecker (818) 374-1943.