Arrest Made in Fatal Stabbing of Clerk During Robbery at Parent’s South L.A. Doughnut Shop

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A man was fatally stabbed by an alleged robber on Jan. 13, 2015, in South L.A. (Credit: KTLA)

Police announced an arrest Thursday in the death of 29-year-old Andrew Ung who was fatally stabbed during a robbery at his parents’ doughnut shop in  South Los Angeles.

A 37-year-old man was arrested Thursday in connection with the case, according to Officer Norma Eisenman, with the Los Angeles Police Department.

No other information about the arrest was made available.

The robbery occurred around 9:20 p.m. on Tuesday at the Louisiana Fried Chicken and doughnut shop near West Florence Avenue and South Broadway Street (map).

The alleged robber ordered food before stealing money from an open register and fleeing, according to Officer Drake Madison with the Los Angeles Police Department.

It was not clear if Ung was attacked during the robbery itself or if he was stabbed while chasing the suspect.

Anyone with information was asked to contact LAPD South Bureau’s Homicide Division at 213-485-1383.

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