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Danny Calvin Logan, 24

Danny Logan, a 24-year-old black man, died Wednesday, Sept. 14, two days after he was found injured on the 710 Freeway near Broadway in Long Beach, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.

A police officer traveling northbound on the 710 Freeway saw Logan lying in traffic Sept. 12 about 11:15 p.m., according to a Long Beach Police Department news release.

The officer stopped, called paramedics and Logan was taken to a hospital for treatment. He was listed in critical condition, officials said.

Two days later, Logan was pronounced dead about 3:20 a.m. Coroner's records show the victim died from a stab wound to the left side of his chest.

During the death investigation, detectives learned Logan was assaulted on a bicycle path, below the 6th Street off-ramp of the southbound freeway. It was unclear how his body ended up on the freeway.

Officials said a motive for the killing remains unknown, however the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about the death of Danny Logan is asked to contact Long Beach Police homicide Dets. Hugo Cortes and Peter Lackovic at (562) 570-7244. Anonymous tips can be reported via the Web at www.tipsoft.com.

-- Los Angeles Times

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