LOS ANGELES – The second of two men stabbed to death in South Los Angeles was publicly identified Monday.
Anthony Phillips Sr. was a 59-year-old Los Angeles resident, according to the coroner’s office, which earlier identified the other victim as 63- year-old Hosie Jackson of Los Angeles.
The attack occurred at about 12:15 a.m. Saturday in the 300 block of West 77th Street, the Los Angeles Police Department Media Relations Division reported.
Arriving paramedics pronounced both men dead at the scene.
A suspect was taken into custody, police said.
The investigation was ongoing, and no further information was available.