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1 dead, 1 hurt after Jefferson Park stabbing

Sunday, August 25, 2013
A Google Maps image shows the location of a double stabbing at 9th Avenue and Jefferson Boulevard in Jefferson Park on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013.

A Google Maps image shows the location of a double stabbing at 9th Avenue and Jefferson Boulevard in Jefferson Park on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013. (KABC Photo / Google Maps)

One man is dead and another injured after a stabbing in Jefferson Park early Sunday morning.

Los Angeles police say an argument broke out between a suspect and the two victims at 9th Avenue and Jefferson Boulevard around 2:20 a.m. Officers say the suspect pulled out a knife and stabbed the victims.

One man, who was stabbed in the stomach, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other victim was taken to a hospital with a stab wound to his leg. He was listed in stable condition.

After the incident, the suspect ran off and is still missing.

Anyone with information about this case was asked to contact the Los Angeles Police Department at (877) LAPD-24-7.

City News Service contributed to this report.

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