WHITTIER (CBSLA)  — Detectives are investigating a double stabbing in South Whittier as a possible attempted murder-suicide.

The victims were described by authorities as “two seniors.”

A male victim was found dead at the scene.

A woman was found with multiple stab wounds but survived.

The crime occurred ina home on the 14000 block of Allegan Street.

Investigators said they were trying to determine if the crime was an attempted murder-suicide.