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Aaron David Whatley, 43

Aaron David Whatley, a 43-year-old white man, was stabbed to death Thursday, Dec. 8, in the 4900 block of Ferro Court in Long Beach, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records. 

About 6:30 a.m., Long Beach police were called about a stabbing, according to a news release. Officers found Whatley, who had been stabbed in the chest. 

Whatley was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead at 9:04 a.m., according to coroner’s records. 

A man at the scene was detained, but police released him pending further investigation, a spokeswoman said. No arrests have been made.  

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