65-Year-Old Man Beaten While Waiting For Metro Train Has Died
A 65-year-old man who was attacked on June 13th while waiting for a train at the Willowbrook-Rosa Parks Metro station died of his injuries on Friday morning.
John Whitmore was waiting for a train on the afternoon of the 13th when two women approached him around 1:20 p.m. and kicked and punched him until he collapsed. The women ran, and have yet to be found by the police.
Whitmore died in the hospital around 2 a.m. this past Friday morning, according to the LA Times.
The Rosa Parks Station serves as a transfer point for the Blue and Green Lines.
The LAPD is asking anyone with information about the incident to call the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.