On July 26, 2017 at approximately 6:30 a.m., Monterey Park Police responded to a stabbing that occurred in the 300 block of South Garfield Avenue. Two suspects fled the location prior to officers’ arrival. One adult male suspect was located in the immediate area and detained by patrol officers.
During the course of the investigation, the second suspect (male juvenile) was identified and detained on July 28, 2017 in East Los Angeles. Both of the suspects were arrested and booked for attempted murder. The victim was treated for multiple stab wounds. His injuries are non-life threatening.
The investigation is ongoing and no further details are available at this time.
Monterey Park Police Department Watch Commander