Authorities are searching for a suspect wanted for the murder of a man in East Los Angeles.
The suspect was identified as Kevin Freddy Medel, 26, by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Medel also goes by the nickname, “Snoop.”
Medel is wanted for a June 8 homicide that took place near 1st and Indiana Streets around 5:10 a.m. When authorities arrived, they found a male victim had been stabbed to death.
Medel fled the scene of the crime and has remained at large since, said LASD. Medel should be considered armed and dangerous.
The suspect is known to frequent the East L.A. and Monterey Park areas.
Anyone who has seen Medel or knows of his whereabouts is asked to contact the L.A. County Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500.
Anonymous tips can be submitted to “Crime Stoppers” at 800-2228477 or online at lacrimestoppers.org.