Lengthy Seaside stabbings: At the least 1 sufferer killed, 3 others wounded in assaults at a number of crime scenes, police say


LONG BEACH, Calif. (KABC) — One particular person was killed and three others had been injured in stabbing assaults at a number of areas in Lengthy Seaside on Monday morning, authorities stated.

The Lengthy Seaside Police Division stated a suspect has been arrested, however couldn’t affirm that every one the incidents are associated.

Shortly after 5:30 a.m., officers responded to the 1100 block of Atlantic Avenue and located a lady affected by stab wounds to the higher physique. The sufferer was taken to the hospital, the place she died.

Over the subsequent few hours, officers responded to different areas throughout town.

Simply earlier than 6:30 a.m., officers discovered a person with stab wounds within the 700 block of Olive Road. That sufferer was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injures. At round 7:05 a.m. two different males had been discovered with stab wounds to the higher physique within the space of Ocean Boulevard and 4th Place.

A kind of victims was taken to a hospital, additionally with non-life-threatening accidents, and the opposite was handled on the scene, police stated.

A person, who’s believed to be homeless, was arrested in possession of a knife close to the scene of the final stabbing, the division’s Michael Pennino stated throughout a Monday morning press convention. Nonetheless, investigators are nonetheless attempting to find out that man’s connection to the incidents and whether or not all of the stabbings had been carried out by the identical particular person.

Authorities don’t consider there’s an energetic risk to the general public.

DEVELOPING: Extra particulars will probably be added to this report as they develop into accessible.

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