LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A 49-year-old man was in custody Wednesday night on suspicion of murder.
Jose Sierra is accused of fatally stabbing 53-year-old Ana Guardado in a Van Nuys home earlier in the day.READ MORE: Ocean Rescue: LA County Fire Lifeguards Pull 2 People From Water In Venice
According to the Los Angeles Police Department, officers responded at about 8:45 p.m. to a home in the 7300 block of Matilija Avenue after receiving a call that a homicide suspect was at the location.READ MORE: Report: Mike Richards In Advanced Negotiations To Host 'Jeopardy!'
When they arrived, they were directed to a home across the street in the 13800 block of Valerio Street where they found a woman, later identified as Guardado, suffering from multiple stab wounds. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
A motive was not immediately disclosed.MORE NEWS: OC School Board Votes To Sue Newsom Over Mask Rule For Students
Sierra was booked at Van Nuys Jail on $2 million bail.