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LASD - West Hollywood Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
Saturday September 2nd, 2017 :: 01:51 p.m. PDT


#LASD - WHD Station: Assault with a Deadly Weapon Suspect **WANTED**

West Hollywood Sheriff’s Station personnel are investigating the circumstances surrounding an “Assault with a Deadly Weapon” call which occurred in the 7900 block of Santa Monica Boulevard, West Hollywood, at approximately 4:05 a.m. today.


Responding deputies have learned the suspect, (in the above picture), was stealing items from the location when the victim offered to pay for his items. The suspect became upset, refused the victim’s offer and a struggle ensued. As the victim left the location the suspect pulled out an axe and began to hit him in the head several times. After the assault, the suspect fled the location heading northbound on Hayworth Avenue and out of view.


The victim was transported to a local hospital and treated for his injuries.


This suspect should be considered ARMED & DANGEROUS. If you believe you have seen the suspect, DO NOT make contact. Please call 9-1-1 or West Hollywood Station at the number listed below.


There is no additional information available at this time.


Authored by

Jeffrey Bishop, Sergeant

West Hollywood Sheriff’s Station

780 N San Vicente Blvd

West Hollywood, California 90069

(310) 855-8850


Forwarded by

Jeffrey A. Gordon

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