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Canyon Country stabbing death may be gang related

Saturday, January 11, 2014

Homicide detectives believe the stabbing death of a man in the Canyon Country area may be gang related.

Investigators received a call about a possible stabbing victim at approximately 10:45 p.m. Friday in the 18100 block of Sundowner Way. Responding detectives found the victim unconscious on the ground with multiple stab wounds to his upper torso.

Authorities say the stabbing occurred in an uncovered parking area of a condo complex, which apparently has a neighborhood watch program.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. His name and age were not immediately released.

Authorities say preliminary investigation indicates the incident may possibly be gang related.

No suspects have been identified. If you have any information about this incident, you're urged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500 or Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.

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