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Javier Bueno, 46

Javier Bueno, a 46-year-old Latino, was fatally stabbed Friday, Aug. 4, in the 1700 block of East Mission Boulevard in Pomona, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records. 

About 10:30 p.m., Pomona police responded to call about a man lying in the street, according to Sgt. Brian Hagerty. Officers found Bueno with multiple stab wounds. He died at the scene at 10:46 p.m., on his 46th birthday, according to coroner’s records. 

Detectives believe Bueno may have been stabbed by transients in a nearby lot of shipping containers and then stumbled into the street, Hagerty said. 

Investigators are following up with witnesses and looking for surveillance video of the scene. 

Pomona police ask anyone with information about the shooting to call the department at (909) 620-2085. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

Contact the Homicide Report. Follow @jeromercampbell and @latimeshomicide on Twitter.

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