PASADENA, Calif.—On Friday, March 1, at approximately 9:05 a.m., Pasadena Police responded to the 100 block of South Euclid Avenue regarding reports of a stabbing victim. Officers found one male victim suffering from stab wounds. Pasadena Fire Department paramedics also responded and transported the victim to a local hospital, where he is in critical condition.
Officers set up a perimeter in the surrounding neighborhood to search for the suspect, who reportedly fled on foot. Officers searched the area for the suspect with the assistance of police helicopters and police K9s. After an extensive search, the suspect remains at large. Glendale Police Department also provided assistance during the search for the suspect.
Detectives responded to the scene for further investigation. Preliminary investigation suggests the incident was not random in nature. A motive for the stabbing remains under investigation. The victim is a resident in the 100 block of South Euclid Avenue.
The suspect was described as a black male in his 50s, 5’10” to 6’, balding, with a goatee or mustache, and last seen wearing a green trench coat.
Anyone with information about this case is urged to call Pasadena Police Detective Todd McDonald at (626) 744-6477. To report information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (8477), download the P3 Tips mobile app on Google Play or the Apple App Store, or use the website www.lacrimestoppers.org.