NORWALK >> Deputies are looking for a person who stabbed a senior citizen in an seemingly random and unprovoked assault at a Norwalk bus cease on Saturday afternoon.
The weird crime occurred about 1:20 p.m. at a bus cease in entrance of a Wienerschnitzel restaurant Imperial Freeway and Woods Avenue, Los Angeles County sheriff’s Sgt. Eric Arias stated.
The sufferer, a person in his 70s, was sitting on the bus cease when his attacker approached from behind, the sergeant stated.
Officers stated the attacker, all of the sudden pulled out what was believed to be a pocket knife and stabbed the sufferer behind the neck earlier than operating away.
The assailant stated nothing earlier than the assault, which appeared totally “unprovoked,” Arias stated.
Paramedics took the person to a trauma middle for remedy in secure situation, he stated.
In preliminary radio broadcasts from the scene, deputies described the attacker as a Latino man between 20 and 30 years previous, with a bald head, sporting a grey shirt and darkish pants. He was final seen operating south on Woods Avenue.
Anybody with info can attain the sheriff’s Norwalk Station at 562-863-8711. Ideas may additionally be submitted anonymously to L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.