Oganes Papazyan, a 62-year-old Armenian man, was fatally stabbed Friday, Nov. 15, in the 700 block of East Cesar E. Chavez Avenue in downtown, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
About 6 p.m., Papazyan, a taxi cab driver, picked up a man at Union Station, police said.
The man directed Papazyan to the parking lot of a Burger King, where he was stabbed.
The attacker attempted to leave in the cab, but ended up running away.
Papazyan was pronounced dead at the scene at 6:17 p.m., according to coroner’s records.
Two days later, officers in the area saw a man who matched the suspect's description in the 500 block of North Main Street, police said.
Daniel Torres, a 32-year-old Latino, was interviewed and arrested on suspicion of murder.
Torres has been charged with one count each of murder, first-degree robbery on a transit ...
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