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Coroner identifies the victim of New Years Day Lamont stabbing

Posted at 3:38 PM, Jan 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-08 18:38:28-05

LAMONT, Calif. — The Kern County Coroner has identified the victim of a homicide in Lamont on New Years Day.

According to deputies, 38-year-old Luciano Jose Ramos was assaulted by another person near 8900 Hall Road in Lamont. Ramos later died at Kern Medical ICU on Tuesday, January 8 at approximately 4:12 a.m.

A postmortem examination will be conducted to determine the cause and manner of his death.