Los Angeles police have detained a man with a knife on the Eastside and are searching for a stabbing victim, officials said.

Police officers responded to a call of a man with a weapon at Del Paso Boulevard and Catalpa Street about 9:50 a.m. and discovered a man with a knife.

Witnesses told officers that the man stabbed another person. Police are searching the area for a possible victim.

[For the Record, 1:42 p.m. PDT Aug. 27: A previous version of this post said officers responded to Del Paso Boulevard and Alpha Street. It was Del Paso and Catalpa Street.]

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