A 27-year-old woman stabbed to death in East Los Angeles was identified Thursday by the coroner’s office as Andrea Ramos Garcia.
The attack was reported at 6:16 p.m. Saturday in the 4100 block of Whittier Boulevard, near Calvary Cemetery. Deputies were dispatched to the location in response to an assault with a deadly weapon call, according to Deputy Tony Moore of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.
Garcia, suffering from stab wounds to the upper body, was taken to a hospital where she was later pronounced dead, Moore said.
Anyone with information about the death was encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477) or lacrimestoppers.org.