Written by AARON CASTREJON | CityWatch Editor
LA PUENTE - A dispute between employees led to a fatal stabbing at a Domino’s Pizza, homicide investigators said.
The stabbing occurred inside Domino’s, 1073 N. Hacienda Blvd. Deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Industry station responded to a reported assault with a deadly weapon call at 5:59 p.m.
The suspect was detained last night, pending further investigation and it is not immediately known if the suspect was arrested.
The knife allegedly used in the stabbing was recovered.
A man was found suffering from at least one stab wound to the upper body. The man was taken to an area hospital and pronounced dead, according to detectives with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau.
“Preliminary investigation revealed that the victim was involved in a physical altercation with the suspect, both whom were employees at the location. During the course of the physical altercation, the suspect produced a knife and stabbed the victim,” homicide detectives said.
The investigation is ongoing.