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Garden Grove Police Department
Wednesday May 20th, 2015 :: 05:22 a.m. PDT


MEDIA RELEASE -- Stabbing Results in Homicide, Suspect Sought (GGPD)

On May 19th at 2057 hours, officers from the Garden Grove Police Department were dispatched to the area of Avalon and Fairview reference a stabbing that had just occurred. When officers arrived at the location they found the victim, Male, Hispanic, 19 years of age on the street bleeding from stab wounds. Garden Grove Fire Department arrived and started to treat the victim for his injuries. The victim was transported to UCI Medical Center and pronounced deceased at 2143 hours.

Garden Grove Police Department Investigators are investigating the stabbing, talking with potential witnesses, and collecting evidence at the scene. Preliminary investigation has led the Investigators to believe the suspect is a Male Asian in his twenties wearing dark clothing and that he fled on foot. The Orange County Sheriffs Crime Lab is responding to assist on the collection of the evidence and also their Bloodhound team responded to try and track the suspect. At this point the suspect has not been located and the investigation is ongoing.

The Garden Police Department is asking for the public’s help we are looking for anyone that may have witnessed the stabbing. Please call 714-741-5800 with any information.

Garden Grove Police Department
11301 Acacia Pkwy
Garden Grove, CA 92840

Emergency: 9-1-1

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