Several injured, one dead in a series of stabbing incidents in Long Beach
Long Beach, California – In Long Beach, a series of stabbings that took place over a span of two hours on Monday morning resulted in the death of one individual.
The Long Beach Police Department received a report about a stabbed woman in the 110 block of Atlantic Avenue. The victim in this stabbing incident was a woman, and she later succumbed to the injuries sustained to her upper torso at a hospital.
Another stabbing was reported an hour later, this time in the 700 block of Olive Avenue. According to the police, the victim was stabbed many times in the upper body and was taken to the hospital with injuries that were not considered to be life-threatening.
At around seven in the morning, law enforcement was sent to the area of Ocean Boulevard and Fourth Place, where they discovered two individuals who had been stabbed in the upper bodies. One victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of injuries that were not considered to be life-threatening. The second victim received medical attention at the scene.
A suspect was located at the scene and arrested by authorities. The identity of the suspect was not revealed.
An investigation is ongoing to determine whether the incidents were connected.
If you have information regarding this investigation, please call detectives at 562-570-7244.