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LBPD apprehends two people connected to a Saturday morning stabbing



The LBPD arrested two individuals connected to a stabbing on the 2700 block of 57th street in North Long Beach early Saturday morning, per a report by the LB Post.


Details:

Officers responded to the scene at approximately 1:30 a.m., where they discovered two men suffering from non-life-threatening stab wounds to their upper-torsos. LBFD transported both men to a nearby hospital for medical care.

  • LBPD arrested 33-year-old Hawthorne resident, Armando Lopez, who is currently being held at the Long Beach City Jail on a $60,000 bail and is facing two counts of assault with a deadly weapon.

  • Cindy Cardenas of Downey, age 29, was arrested on one count of accessory after the fact and is currently being held at the Long Beach City Jail on a $30,000 bail.

  • The motive for the stabbing is unknown at this time, and the investigation is ongoing.