Several people were stabbed at a large gathering in Canoga Park late Saturday evening, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
The incident began around 9:40 p.m. at a home on the 6900 block of Alabama Avenue.
A man armed with a knife stabbed multiple people during a large gathering, police said. Two women were injured including one woman who suffered cuts to her face. Neither of the women were hospitalized, police said.
The assailant was also injured and hospitalized, police said, suffering facial injuries during the altercation. He is expected to be arrested and charged once he’s released from the hospital.
The stabbing spree is under investigation and police say it’s unclear what led to the attacks.
Anyone with information related to the investigation is urged to contact the LAPD tip line at 1-877-527-3247.
Editor’s note: Officials had originally said there were five victims in this attack, including a man and woman who were hospitalized with injuries. The story has been updated with the latest information.