A 30-year-old man was stabbed dead while trying to break up a fight by a 7-Eleven in Koreatown on January 15, 2022.
It happened at around 2:00 am on that Saturday morning.
Jose Garibay, Josue Alegria and Damian Dehorney, all age 26, were implicated in the crime. Alegria and Dehorney drove the getaway car. Garibay was arrested the following Monday and charged with murder.
The victim was identified by family. Widjaja was from the South Bay and was in town having dinner with friends. He has a brown belt in jujitsu.
May 25, 1991 – January 15, 2022 On Saturday, January 15th, 2022, loving son, brother and friend to so many, passed away at the age of 30.
Seanna was born on May 25th, 1991 in Surabaya East Java, Indonesia to Jennifer Liem and Tedi Widjaja. He graduated from South High School in 2009 where he was passionate about wrestling and was the team Captain for the wrestling program. He received his bachelor’s degree in anthropology from the University of California in Santa Barbara in 2014, and also received his PADI Open Water Diving Certification that same year. He became a licensed California State Deputy Building Inspector in Los Angeles in 2018. Seanna achieved a brown belt in his mastery of Jiu-jitsu and was a champion competitor starting in 2010 winning dozens of tournaments with countless awards and accolades as a highly respected top contending competitor.
Seanna was an avid day trader and was passionate about his involvement in the stock market. He additionally had a passion for surfing and was in the water almost every day. He primarily surfed locally in Manhattan Beach and Torrance Burnout. Seanna enjoyed playing guitar, and he also became a connoisseur of oysters and shellfish while working as the administrator for Blue Island Oyster Company – West Coast Operations and Naked Cowboy Enterprises. His various pictures of his life were always animated with smiles and strength. He was known for his incredible learning skills, his quick wit, his infectious smile, his strength, and his kind and compassionate spirit.
Seanna is survived by his mother Jennifer, his father Tedi, his brothers, Irwan and Lucky, his girlfriend Neysa Robinson, his step mother Lily Wang and step father Todd Rubenstein, and several aunts, uncles and cousins.