Jose Luis Sanchez, a 42-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Sunday, April 16, in the 700 block of South Westlake Avenue in Westlake, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Shortly before 11 p.m., officers from the LAPD’s Rampart Division responded to a call of an assault with a deadly weapon at an apartment complex, said Los Angeles Police Det. Ray Martinez.
Police found Sanchez, who had been stabbed multiple times. Sanchez was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 11:57 p.m., according to coroner’s records.
Investigators believe that Sanchez and another person were on the second floor of the apartment building when they got into an argument, Martinez said. The other person pulled out a knife and stabbed Sanchez multiple times in the hallway, Martinez said.
The suspect was last seen running out of the apartment building holding the knife ...