PALMDALE – A man who was stabbed during an argument with his neighbor in Palmdale and later died at a hospital was identified Thursday by the coroner’s office.
The stabbing was reported at about 10 p.m. Aug. 24 in the 38400 block of Third Street East, Lt. Anthony Gunn of the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station said.
Vincent Roper, 51, of Palmdale was stabbed multiple times and taken to a hospital, where he died, Gunn said.
The victim’s neighbor, whose name is known to authorities but was not disclosed by the sheriff’s department, remains at large.
The argument was about the suspect throwing garbage into the victim’s backyard, Gunn said.