2 stabbed in Hollywood on Halloween

Detectives with the Los Angeles Police Department were in investigating a double stabbing that occurred during a crowded gathering on Halloween night in the heart of Hollywood.

LAPD officers responded to a call near the intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Whitley Avenue around 10 p.m. Monday. Two men were rushed to the hospital after being stabbed on the stretch of the iconic street along the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The suspect managed to get away and Hollywood Blvd. was closed for several hours for the investigation. 

The circumstances leading up to the stabbing are unknown, and the two victims are expected to make a full recovery.

A detailed description of the suspect was not available.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the LAPD.