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Two Men Stabbed at Venice Beach

Both victims were in their 20s and were transported to hospitals for treatment. A police officer describes the scene as "chaotic."

Patch file photo.
Patch file photo.

Two men were stabbed tonight on the oceanfront walk at Venice Beach and were undergoing treatment at a hospital while police investigated at the scene, a sergeant said.

The men were stabbed at 9:40 p.m. at Pacific and Windward avenues, said Sgt. Laura Curtin of the Los Angeles Police Department Pacific Station.

Both victims were in their 20s and were transported to hospitals for treatment, Curtin said. Their conditions were not known.

There was no suspect description and "we have reason to believe there was more than one suspect," she said. "It was a chaotic scene."

Officers remained at the scene looking for witnesses and surveillance videos, Curtin said.

--City News Service


jimmythesaxman April 20, 2014 at 11:59 AM
I love Venice but what a sh-t show it has become. Too many thugs roll in on the weekends already drunk, helicopter never stops from Friday night to Sunday. The expensive ghetto.
Jim Smith April 20, 2014 at 09:40 PM
What are we to believe from your article? Two men were stabbed on Ocean Front Walk. Two men were stabbed at Pacific Ave. and Windward Ave. Please make up your mind.
Douglas Quillin April 21, 2014 at 09:58 AM
OFW and Windward is 50 yards from an LAPD substation--WTF?

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