ALTADENA (CBSLA) – A 23-year-old man was stabbed and killed in Altadena overnight Sunday during an altercation.
The stabbing was reported at 12:18 a.m. Monday in the 600 block of Devirian Place, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reports.READ MORE: DEA Warns Of Aggressive Scammers Texting Fake FBI Badges To Extort Money, Steal Personal Information
The victim was taken to a hospital, where he died. He was not named.READ MORE: San Diego Woman Sues GoFundMe Campaign Creator Over Starbucks Barista Fundraiser
It’s unclear exactly where the stabbing occurred.
Sheriff’s investigators learned the victim was involved in an altercation with two other men, also in their 20s, prior to the stabbing. They ran from the scene.MORE NEWS: Driver Killed In Fiery Wreck On 60 Freeway In Hacienda Heights Despite 'Heroic' Efforts Of Good Samaritan
Deputies did not confirm if they had a motive in the killing. It’s unclear if the crime was gang-related.