Violent repeat offender wanted out of LA County arrested

Philip Borunda / Oct. 2023 booking photo courtesy Claremont Police Department

A repeat violent offender wanted for a stabbing in Claremont has been arrested. 

According to authorities, 41-year-old Philip Borunda was wanted by police in connection with a stabbing on Oct. 22. 

Borunda, who authorities considered to be armed and dangerous, was contacted by LAPD officers Sunday at a train platform in Hollywood. 

He was arrested for attempted homicide and being held without bail, officials said. 


He is due to appear in court on Tuesday.