PALMDALE – A man was stabbed to death Sunday inside a Palmdale residence, where deputies detained another man they described as a person of interest.
The stabbing was reported around 12:25 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, inside a home in the 37000 block of Tovey Avenue, according to a news release from the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.
“Palmdale Station deputies responded to the location regarding a stabbing victim call for service. Upon their arrival they detained a man at the residence. Inside the residence they found a second man suffering from what appeared to be stab wounds. The man suffering from the wounds was pronounced deceased at the scene,” the news release states.
The victim’s name has not yet been released pending next of kin notification.
The person of interest was transported to the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station for an interview with homicide investigators. That man’s name has not been released and it was not immediately known if he was arrested.
The investigation is ongoing, and no further information was immediately available.
Anyone with information on this stabbing death is encouraged to call the sheriff’s homicide bureau at 323-890-5500. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS.