Murder was the Case: LA Homicide No. 263, Victim Identified in Fatal Stabbing in Highland Park

A man who was fatally stabbed on October 31 has been identified as 36-year-old Eric Acosta. Acosta was stabbed in the chest after a verbal argument around 2:30 a.m. near Figueroa Street and Avenue 61.

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Acosta was taken to a nearby hospital where he died four days later on November 3. Anyone with information should contact Northeast division detectives at 213-847-4261.


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