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Maricela Diaz-Ramirez, 41

Maricela Diaz-Ramirez, a 41-year-old Latina, was fatally stabbed Monday, Sept. 12, in the 6700 block of Gardenia Avenue in Long Beach, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records. 

About 9:50 a.m., Long Beach police received a call about a dead person at a residence, according to a press release. Officers found Diaz-Ramirez with stab wounds to her chest, according to coroner’s records. 

Detectives are pursuing all leads, according to a police spokesman.

Anyone with information is asked to call (562) 570-7244. Those wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

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