Palmdale Kohl’s stabbing – 2 stabbed to dying at division retailer close to Los Angeles as cops swarm store and shutdown space
POLICE are investigating two stabbing deaths at a department store on Thursday.
The stabbings happened just before noon at a Kohl’s store in Palmdale, California.
Two people were stabbed to death at a Kohl’s department storeCredit: ABC7
Police are asking residents to avoid the areaCredit: ABC7
According to the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department, a female victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Another victim, a male, was taken to a local hospital where he was also pronounced dead.
“AVOID THE AREA,” tweeted the LASD.
“The area surrounding the Kohl’s parking lot located at 39850 10th St. West is closed due to police activity at this time.
“Do not attempt to access the area. We anticipate the area to be closed for several hours during this active investigation.”
ABC7 reported that a suspect was taken into custody and that deputies were searching the scene for other potential victims.
Details about the suspect were not available.
The US Sun has reached out to the LASD for comment.