Man Arrested on Suspicion of Killing His Father, Injuring Mother and Sister in WeHo Stabbing Attack

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Authorities respond to a fatal stabbing in West Hollywood on July 8, 2018. (Credit: ANG News)

Authorities respond to a fatal stabbing in West Hollywood on July 8, 2018. (Credit: ANG News)

A 34-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of fatally stabbing his father and his mother and sister in West Hollywood late Sunday night, officials said.

Jose Emanuel Raselbach was arrested shortly after the incident occurred around 10:30 p.m. in the 8700 block of Shoreham Drive, according to inmate records and a news release from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

Deputies who responded to the scene found all three victims had been stabbed, and the father was pronounced dead at the scene. Sheriff’s officials indicated he was found with a single stab wound.

His sister, a woman in her 30s, was hospitalized in serious condition, while the mother was treated for superficial stab wounds and released, according to the Sheriff’s Department.

A knife was recovered at the scene, investigators said.

Authorities have not released the names of the family members Raselbach allegedly attacked, and said they would not be releasing the suspect’s booking photo.

Raselbach was being held on $2 million bail.

Anyone with information can contact the Sheriff’s Department homicide bureau at 323-890-5500.

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