Nery Kenneth Ramos
Nery Kenneth Ramos
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A Lennox man was arrested Wednesday shortly after he allegedly stabbed two co-workers at an industrial laundry in El Segundo.

Nery Kenneth Ramos, 18, was arrested in connection with the stabbings at the business in 100 block of Center Street at 12:45 p.m., El Segundo police Capt. Brian Evanski said.

Witnesses told police Ramos was in an argument with two men before allegedly stabbing them and fleeing. He was found walking on Imperial Highway at Aviation Boulevard and arrested.

The victims, who suffered significant stab wounds, were taken to hospitals for treatment.

El Segundo school officials kept students in their classrooms at nearby El Segundo Middle School and Center Street School for more than an hour while police investigated.

- Larry Altman