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Pasadena Man Critically Wounded in Stabbing

Published on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 | 10:09 am
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Paramedics rushed a man to a hospital with life-threatening wounds after he was stabbed in a Pasadena residential neighborhood on Monday afternoon, authorities said.

Police first responded about 4:55 p.m. to a report of a stabbing at El Sereno Avenue and Montana Street, Pasadena police Lt. Sean Dawkins said.

They encountered a local man in his 20s who was suffering from multiple stab wounds to his back, according to the lieutenant.

He was taken to a hospital with injuries described as life-threatening, Dawkins said. An update on the victim’s condition was not available Tuesday morning.

It initially appeared that the attacker was known to the victim, but no further information regarding a suspect description or a motive was available as the investigation continued Tuesday.

Anyone with information can reach the Pasadena Police Department at (626) 744-4501. Tips may also be submitted anonymously to L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

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