PALMDALE – A man who was assaulted in Palmdale about a week ago died Monday, authorities said.
Dylan Hernandez, 28, of Lancaster died about 3:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 26, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office.
“The victim had been previously assaulted and transported to a local hospital on Sunday, October 18, 2015,” according to a press release from the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.
The assault happened around 1:53 a.m. in the 40100 block of 10th Street West in Palmdale, according to the sheriff’s press release.
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide detectives responded to Palmdale Regional Medical Center on Monday to investigate the circumstances surrounding Hernandez’s death.
No suspect information was released and no additional information was available Monday afternoon.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).