Koreatown: The Los Angeles Police Department’s West Bureau Homicide detectives are investigating a group fight in Koreatown that resulted in a homicide and a second man hospitalized.
On Saturday, January 15, 2022, around 2 a.m., Olympic patrol officers responded to a radio call of a “Stabbing”, at 6th Street and Alexandria in Koreatown. Officers arrived and found the victim stabbed. A dispute occurred, resulting in a fight. The victim tried to break up a fight when an unidentified male Hispanic, dark clothing, stabbed the victim. After the stabbing two additional suspects hit and kicked the victim’s companion causing injury. The suspects left the location.
The Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics responded and transported the victim to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries. A second victim was also injured and transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.