September 25th, 2010
03:27 PM ET

8 people shot, 3 stabbed after house party

Knives, guns and bottles were drawn in a fight after a party early Saturday near downtown Los Angeles, California, resulting in one death and 10 injuries, police said.

No one is in custody and the incident was not believed to be gang-related Los Angeles Police Department spokesman Cleon Joseph said.

Partygoers were leaving a birthday celebration around 2:05 a.m. at a house in the Boyle Heights neighborhood when the dispute occurred, Joseph said.

Eight people were shot, one fatally, and three were stabbed. A 22-year-old Hispanic man died of gunshot wounds, police said.

Police earlier Saturday said that 12 people had been shot.

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  1. Floria sigmundi

    This is horrid I live near there such a travesty

    Checkout this video on YouTube

    September 25, 2010 at 3:32 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Ed

    How is there no arrest? These people did not stab, shot, or injured themselves at the minimum these injured, witnesses who refuse to testify should be charged with disturbing the peace, faced a stiff fine, and holding time after treating injuries. Something should be done! Some form of justice should have been invoked for the life murdered, the firing if nameless bullets...hell you could have hit them with being under the influence of alcohol...but to do nothing after thus magnitude of violence is ludicrous!

    September 25, 2010 at 3:35 pm | Report abuse |
  3. Numbaoneballa

    Gangsta!!!!!! That's how real men roll in LA! Ed, you're an idiot.

    September 25, 2010 at 3:59 pm | Report abuse |
    • Ed to #1balla

      Gangsta??? You and yours ain't a REAL men! Real men guide, protect, provide, and sacrifice and contribute to the life of their families and community! You guy have disrepected your families, friends, and community so much so that the police always careless, hence the inaction toward
      your kind...which makes you the BIGGER IDIOT for labeling yourselves a NON-ISSUE in society.

      September 25, 2010 at 6:12 pm | Report abuse |
    • Ed

      Step up to the plate L.A. and roll like real men empowering with true leadership...that include yo sorry azz, too #1Balla

      September 25, 2010 at 6:18 pm | Report abuse |
  4. ang

    U should find different things to take pride on! "Real man".

    September 25, 2010 at 5:17 pm | Report abuse |
  5. madrezdog

    That's illegal immagration at its finest...

    September 25, 2010 at 5:22 pm | Report abuse |
  6. phil

    It's not uncommon for these "events" to be followed by zero arrests and said to be "non-gang" related before the incident is even investigatd. Why? Because US has a growing gang problem. This particular sort is shown to make you think it's "them" (illegals) when it's really us (legals) who do the most gang-banging...worldwide. Not to mention that about 80% of police investigations are done by paid informants, so immediate arrests are not needed. Isn't America prettier than ever!

    September 25, 2010 at 6:42 pm | Report abuse |
  7. whoaaa!

    whats your point numbaoneballer? you like trouble you have become immune to violence you thinks its a game until it affects you then its serious. grow up! before you become numba2.

    September 25, 2010 at 8:04 pm | Report abuse |
  8. Jim Brieske

    The fact is we need to build a fence along our border with Mexico. After that we can do one of two things.
    1. Round up the 12 million illegals and deport them. How? Offer rewards and have Illegal Alien Bounty Hunters (IABHs) track them down. Here is a reward amount guide:
    1. Illegal Alien male- $50
    2. IA female- $30
    3. IA pregnt female- $500
    4. IA child- $20
    Plus if we license the IABHs that means each state would get fee revenue. We can pay the bounties with left over stimulus money. Also bus sales and rentals will increase. Doesn't Ford make buses? Union autoworkers will have more work.
    2. Ah forget number two. I have decided I like my first one so much and I was thinking there could be a television series too.

    September 25, 2010 at 9:01 pm | Report abuse |
  9. okay

    I would be first in line to join the IABH...good idea should run for forgot to add $25 for idiots like #1balla...actually nevermind..hopefully those wanna be men will end up just killing themselves...let em take out there own kind..saves tax dollars...anyway..thats a great post..never to late to make someones day...thanks

    September 25, 2010 at 10:09 pm | Report abuse |
  10. Laura

    Idea! Lets put the boarder fence north of la and keep all you worthless morons south! You know who you are!

    September 25, 2010 at 10:43 pm | Report abuse |
  11. ang

    Hey what on earth makes u think u r better than anyone else.Reward amount:
    1.jjm brieske -$just a piece of $#!÷.
    2.oh yea there is no #2 .

    September 25, 2010 at 11:48 pm | Report abuse |
  12. Michelle

    Jim has my vote! Where have you been all of our lives?

    September 26, 2010 at 12:24 am | Report abuse |
  13. Michelle

    Jim for president!!!

    September 26, 2010 at 12:25 am | Report abuse |
  14. Michelle

    To numbaoneballa & ang: please do your selves and the rest of us a favor and take a reading comprehension course. Your responses show clear ignorance and you really don't belong here. Did you get a weekend pass? Maybe you could hook up and fatally shoot each other?

    September 26, 2010 at 12:33 am | Report abuse |
  15. Jim Brieske

    Michelle I love your, "hookup and fatally shoot each other" line. That is so funny.
    Some people just don't get it. Can't be serious all the time. Although my idea sounds actually feasible.

    September 26, 2010 at 5:14 am | Report abuse |
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