Homeless Man Found Slain In Anaheim


Salon Staff
January 14, 2012 12:18PM (UTC)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Police say a homeless man was found stabbed to death behind a fast-food restaurant in Anaheim and police have detained a man they believe is responsible for the killing.

Anaheim police Deputy Chief Craig Hunter told the Orange County Register ( ) that police aren't speculating as to whether the man in custody is connected to the recent killings of three other homeless men in the area.

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Police say the man was found between 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. Friday near the restaurant at the intersection of La Palma Avenue and Imperial Highway.

Hunter says witnesses to the killing followed a man who ran from the restaurant parking lot and led police to him.


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