L.A. jewelry store owner stabbed several times on Black Friday

LOS ANGELES, CA – Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department’s Central Bureau Homicide Unit are seeking the public’s help in identifying the suspect responsible for the stabbing death of a man at a downtown jewelry store.

On November 3, 2020, around 9:00 a.m., the suspect entered a jewelry store in the 700 block of South Broadway and was inside for approximately six minutes. The suspect stabbed the jewelry store owner several times, then exited the store carrying a white grocery bag. The suspect fled on foot eastbound on 7th Street from Broadway then northbound on Spring Street from 7th Street.

Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics responded and pronounced the victim dead at scene.

The suspect is described as a 30 to 40-year-old male Hispanic. He stands approximately five feet six inches to five feet eight inches tall and weighs approximately 160 to 180 pounds.