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San Quentin death row inmate, killer of Harbor City woman, dies of COVID-19

A former resident of Harbor City incarcerated in San Quentin’s death row for killing a woman died Saturday of complications from COVID-19 amid an outbreak at the state prison in Marin County, officials said. Dewayne Michael Carey, 59, was pronounced dead at an outside hospital, the third man to die of the disease in the past two days at the prison’s death row, said the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. Carey had been incarcerated at  San Quentin’s death row since 1996 afte...
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Man stabbed to death near Staples Center

LOS ANGELES — A man was fatally stabbed Thursday in downtown Los Angeles, and police were looking for the suspect or suspects involved in the crime. The stabbing was reported about 3:30 a.m. on the 1200 block of Flower Street, said Officer Rosario Cervantes of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Media Relations Section. The location is a block away from Staples Center and the Los Angeles Convention Center. Information on the man’s identity was not released. No suspect description was immediately...
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Relatives of Noah Cuatro, Palmdale boy allegedly tortured and slain, sue L.A. County

LOS ANGELES — Relatives of a 4-year-old Palmdale boy whose 2019 death was originally reported as a drowning but later led to a criminal indictment of his parents filed a wrongful death suit Wednesday against Los Angeles County. The Los Angeles Superior Court lawsuit stems from the death of Noah Cuatro. His great-grandmother, Evangelina Hernandez, brought the case on behalf of herself and the boy’s sister and two brothers, all minors. Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services is named as an ad...
Tags: Lawsuit, News, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Sport, Noah, Soccer, Homicide, Los Angeles County, Hernandez, Woodland Hills, DCFS, Palmdale, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Pacoima, Department of Children and Family Services


Police: Girlfriend says she killed man found in burning Woodland Hills house

A dead man found inside a burning home in Woodland Hills on Monday had a “severe injury” to his throat, police said. A woman believed to be the man’s girlfriend later approached police at the scene and told them she killed him, then set the house on fire, Los Angeles Police Department officials said in a statement. The woman was arrested, but she has not been identified. The victim also has not been identified. An LAPD spokesman declined to give further details on the killing, and homicide detec...
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Man fatally shot on Pacoima street

PACOIMA — Authorities Monday sought public help in their search for the killer of a 29-year-old man who was shot in the back on a Pacoima street. The shooting was reported at 9:06 p.m. Sunday in the 12700 block of Mercer Street, near Borden Avenue, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. Officers found Ismael Gutierrez, of Pacoima, on the sidewalk. He was taken to a hospital, where he died, police said. Witnesses told officers they heard a car approach the victim, then at least one gunsh...
Tags: News, Shooting, California, Uncategorized, Walmart, Sport, Soccer, Homicide, Pacoima, Mercer Street, Top Stories LADN, Valley Bureau Homicide, Los Angeles Police Department Officers, Golden State Killer, Ismael Gutierrez, Crime + Public Safety


Suspect injured in officer-involved shooting off 10 Freeway off-ramp in Montclair

A possible homicide suspect shot at officers during a traffic stop in Montclair on Monday, June 29, and was wounded when Pomona police returned fire. California Highway Patrol officers observed a person resembling a homicide suspect driving along the 10 Freeway in Pomona, and requested assistance from the Pomona Police Department, PPD spokeswoman Aly Mejia said. Officers attempted to stop the motorist along Monte Vista Avenue near the freeway off-ramp at 3:37 p.m. SBD: EB I-10 in Montclair. In...
Tags: News, Shooting, Guns, Police, Sport, Soccer, California Highway Patrol, Homicide, Local News, Compton, Pomona, Santa Ana, Montclair, Pomona Police Department, Mejia, South Pasadena


Accused Golden State Killer expected to plead guilty today

The man accused of being the Golden State Killer, who carried out a series of rapes and murders that terrorized residents across California in the 1970s and 1980s, is expected to plead guilty to dozens of crimes Monday, June 29, in a court hearing in Sacramento. Joseph DeAngelo, a former police officer who was arrested in 2018 after authorities identified him through DNA as the notorious serial killer, is expected to appear before his surviving victims and the relatives of those he is accused of...
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‘I saw the devil today’: Prosecutors, family members confront Golden State Killer in plea agreement hearing

For seven hours Monday, family members of the dozens of victims of the Golden State Killer listened while he croaked out his guilty pleas. With a plastic visor covering his face, Joseph James DeAngelo Jr. — mouth agape, seated between his attorneys and dressed in an orange jail jumpsuit, sitting behind a table on top of a stage in the middle of a university ballroom — pleaded guilty to 13 murders and 13 kidnappings he committed over about 13 years across California. In case after case, DeAngelo,...
Tags: Crime, News, California, Sport, David, Soccer, Homicide, Orange County, Columbus, Cruz, Keith, Bruce, Irvine, Harrington, Spitzer, Dana Point


California’s alleged Golden State Killer set to plead guilty

By DON THOMPSON SACRAMENTO — Forty years after a sadistic suburban rapist terrorized California in what investigators later realized were a series of linked assaults and slayings, a 74-year-old former police officer is expected to plead guilty Monday to being the elusive Golden State Killer. The deal will spare Joseph James DeAngelo Jr. any chance of the death penalty for 13 murders and 13 kidnapping-related charges spanning six counties. In partial return, survivors of the assaults that spanned...
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2 dead, including gunman; 4 injured in shooting at Walmart distribution center in Northern California

RED BLUFF — A man drove into a distribution center and started shooting at people Saturday, killing an employee and wounding four others before he was killed by police, authorities said. The shooting by the 31-year-old man with a semi-automatic weapon started about 3:30 p.m. at the Walmart distribution center south of Red Bluff, Tehama County Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston said in a news conference. Tehama County Sheriff’s Office deputies have determined the shooter circled the parking lot four...
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Aaron Glee Jr. Charged With Homicide & Kidnapping in Double Murder of Oluwatoyin Salau & Victoria Sims

The man accused of murdering 19-year-old Black Lives Matter activist Oluwatoyin Salau and 75-year-old AARP volunteer Victoria Sims was arrested Sunday (Jun. 14) in Orange County on warrants for homicide and kidnapping, the Orlando Sentinel reports. 49-year-old Aaron Glee Jr. was booked into the Orange County Jail around 5 a.m. Sunday morning and he was being held without bond as of Monday afternoon. Glee is suspected in the killings of Salau and Sims, whose bodies were found Saturday evening aro...
Tags: Murder, Crime, News, Mugshots, Jazz, Arrested, Homicide, Glee, Orange County, Kidnapping, Charged, Palm Beach County, AARP, Orlando Sentinel, Sims, Tallahassee


Man accused of being ‘Golden State Killer’ to plead guilty

By DON THOMPSON SACRAMENTO — A man accused of being the rapist and killer who terrorized California residents in the 1970s and 1980s has agreed to plead guilty to dozens of crimes in return for being spared the death penalty, a law enforcement source and a victim’s relative said Monday. Joseph DeAngelo, a former police officer accused of being the Golden State Killer, is expected to plead guilty on June 29 and be sentenced in August to life without the possibility of parole after the surviving v...
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Aaron Glee Jr. Arrested for Double Murder of Black Lives Matter Activist Oluwatoyin Salau & AARP Volunteer Vicki Sims

The suspect who was taken into custody after being accused of murdering a missing Black Lives Matter activist and an AARP volunteer from Tallahassee, Florida has been identified as 49-year-old Aaron Glee Jr. Police have also identified the victims as 19-year-old Oluwatoyin Salau and 75-year-old Victoria “Vicki” Sims. Both women were well-known in activist circles and actually knew each other after meeting during recent protests against racial injustice and police brutality. Salau, also known as ...
Tags: Florida, Murder, Crime, News, Minneapolis, Jazz, Homicide, Glee, Black Lives Matter, Jacksonville, Louisville, Missing Persons, AARP, Sims, Vicki, Tallahassee


1 man killed, 2 seriously hurt in Sylmar shooting

SYLMAR — One man died and two others were seriously wounded Sunday in a shooting in Sylmar, according to authorities. The shooting happened at 12937 Borden Ave. about 6:40 p.m., the Los Angeles Fire Department and Los Angeles police said. One man was pronounced dead at the scene, LAFD spokesman Nicholas Prange said. Two others were hospitalized, one in grave condition and one in serious condition, he said. The deceased man’s name was withheld pending notification of next of kin. LAPD detectives ...
Tags: News, Shooting, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Homicide, Air Force, Local News, Lapd, Santa Cruz, Spencer, Burbank, Lancaster, Sylmar, North Hills


Air Force sergeant suspected of killing Santa Cruz sheriff’s deputy with bombs and guns

SANTA CRUZ — Investigators worked Sunday to find out what led an active-duty Air Force sergeant to allegedly attack two sheriff’s deputies with guns and explosives, killing one — and whether there were any links to the killing of a federal security guard in Oakland more than a week earlier. Air Force authorities confirmed Sunday that the man under arrest in the ambush, 32-year-old Steven Carrillo, was on active duty at the time of the shooting. Carrillo joined the 60th Security Forces Squadron a...
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Woman Found Dead In Modesto Home Identified; Man In Custody On Homicide, Domestic Violence Charges

MODESTO (CBS13) — Police have identified the female victim of a homicide that happened earlier this week in Modesto. Modesto police say they responded to a home along the 2700 block of Barcelona Drive around 2 p.m. to investigate a suspicious circumstance report. At the scene, a 28-year-old woman was found dead inside. That woman was identified Friday as Thanh Tuyen Nguyen. Nguyen is originally from Stockton. Twenty-five-year-old Quyen Tran was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence and murd...
Tags: News, Local, Barcelona, Modesto, Homicide, Tran, Nguyen, Modesto Modesto, Modesto News, Quyen Tran, Modesto Police Dept, Barcelona Drive, Thanh Tuyen Nguyen Nguyen, Stockton Twenty


Manuel Ellis: Death of Tacoma Man Who Said “I Can’t Breathe” While in Police Custody Ruled a Homicide, 4 Cops Placed on Leave

Before there was George Floyd, there were countless others, including Manuel Ellis. Manuel Ellis, 33, died in police custody on March 3rd after stating he couldn’t breathe during an altercation with Tacoma, Washington police officers. His death was just ruled a homicide. The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office determined on Wednesday (Jun. 3) that Ellis died of respiratory arrest due to hypoxia due to physical restraint and officially ruled his death a homicide. The report also shows that me...
Tags: Crime, News, Washington, Jazz, Homicide, Police Brutality, Tacoma, Ellis, Tacoma Washington, JUN, Gary Horcher, Pierce County Medical Examiner s Office, George Floyd, Manuel Ellis, Tacoma Man Who Said, Manuel Ellis Manuel Ellis


Man shot and killed in downtown Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A man was fatally shot Sunday night in downtown Los Angeles in what may either be gang related or connected to the police protests. The shooting occurred about 7:30 p.m. near the intersection of Olympic Boulevard and Hill Street, said Los Angeles police Officer Tony Im. The victim died at the scene. His name will be withheld pending notification of next of kin. “The shooting may be gang related or connected to the downtown protests, but we don’t know which it is yet,” said LAPD Off...
Tags: News, Shooting, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Homicide, Mclaren, Burbank, Lancaster, Manson, Tony Im, Hill Street, North Hills, Mike Lopez, Olympic Boulevard


No appeal for North Hills man in killing of wife and son

LOS ANGELES — The California Supreme Court refused Wednesday to review the case of a North Hills man convicted of fatally stabbing his wife and then shooting his bisexual son to death. Shehada Khalil Issa is serving two consecutive life prison terms without the possibility of parole for his September 2017 first-degree murder conviction for killing his wife of 50 years, Rabihah, and using a shotgun to kill his 38-year-old son, Amir, also known as “Rocky,” in March 2016. In a ruling Feb. 20, a thr...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Homicide, Local News, Amir, Issa, Willoughby, North Hills, Shehada Khalil Issa, The California Supreme Court, Top Stories LADN, Rabihah, Leila Tahmassebi, Anthony Willoughby


Father Facing Homicide, Assault Charges After Daughter, 7, Found Dead

STOCKTON (CBS13) – A man is facing charges of homicide and assault on a child after his 7-year-old daughter was found dead in their home early Saturday, the Stockton Police Department said. Officers responded at around 4:45 a.m. to the 1300 block of Candlewood Way to conduct a welfare check on the child. The young girl was located unresponsive and pronounced dead at the scene, police said. Authorities said the girl’s father, Billey Williams, 30, was taken into custody. Detectives ask that anyone...
Tags: Crime, News, Local, Syndicated Local, Homicide, Stockton Police Department, Stockton News, Candlewood Way, Billey Williams


Burbank and Lancaster men arrested in CEO-killing case

The four men arrested in connection with the murder of a Santa Cruz tech executive in October have been named — and three of them are from Southern California. The Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office earlier this week announced the arrests in the Tushar Atre murder case but did not identify the suspects until Thursday. They are: Joshua Camps, 23, of St. Clair Shores, Mich.; brothers Kaleb Charters, 19, and Kurtis Charters, 22, both of Lancaster (Los Angeles County); and Stephen Lindsay, 22, of Bu...
Tags: News, Sport, Soccer, Michigan, Homicide, Local News, Southern California, Santa Cruz, Burbank, Lancaster, Lindsay, Santa Cruz Mountains, Santa Cruz County Jail, Jim Hart, Top Stories LADN, Crime + Public Safety


Man killed, boy injured in Glendale shooting

GLENDALE — A man in his 20s was killed and a boy was wounded Wednesday night in a shooting in Glendale. Police responded to a shots fired call near San Fernando Road and Chevy Chase Drive around 9 p.m. and found the man down in the street, south of the intersection, according to Sgt. Christian Hauptmann of the Glendale Police Department. Officers initiated CPR on the wounded man and he was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, Hauptmann said. While investigating the shooting, police...
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Tattoo artist charged with murder in crash of McLaren sports car that killed YouTube personality in L.A.

VAN NUYS — A tattoo artist has been charged with murder in the crash of his McLaren sports car in Valley Village, which killed YouTube personality Corey La Barrie on his 25th birthday. Daniel Joseph Silva, 26, of North Hollywood, was allegedly behind the wheel of the luxury sports car when it crashed May 10, killing La Barrie, who was a passenger in the vehicle, Los Angeles County prosecutors said Tuesday. Silva was driving the 2020 McLaren 600LT at high speed eastbound on Huston Street when he ...
Tags: News, Sport, Crash, Soccer, Homicide, Mclaren, Northridge, Los Angeles County, Corey, Silva, Huston, Valley Village, North Hollywood, Sylmar, Huston Street, Top Stories LADN


Court panel rejects Manson follower Leslie Van Houten’s bid for release because of the coronavirus

LOS ANGELES — A state appeals court panel Wednesday rejected a bid to release former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten on her own recognizance or bail after an inmate in her prison housing unit tested positive for coronavirus. Leslie Van Houten waits with her attorney Rich Pfeiffer before her parole board hearing on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at the California Institution for Women in Chino.(Stan Lim, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG) Van Houten’s attorney, Rich Pfeiffer, wrote in a ...
Tags: News, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Charles Manson, Homicide, Jerry Brown, Gavin Newsom, Rosemary, Manson, 2nd District Court of Appeal, Garcetti, Los Feliz, Sharon Tate


Manson follower Van Houten seeks release from prison because of coronavirus risk

LOS ANGELES — The attorney for former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten on Monday pushed a state appeals court to release his client on her own recognizance or be given bail after an inmate in Van Houten’s housing unit tested positive for coronavirus. Three female defendants in the Manson court case are shown, from left to right: Susan Atkins, Patricia Krenwinkel and Leslie Van Houten, March 29, 1971 as they return to court to hear the penalty ending a nine-month trial in the Tate-LaBi...
Tags: News, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Charles Manson, Homicide, Jerry Brown, Rosemary, Southern California, Manson, LA County, 2nd District Court of Appeal, Garcetti, Los Feliz, Sharon Tate


Woman found dead in Lancaster

LANCASTER — A woman was found dead in Lancaster, authorities said Monday. It happened at 11:14 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Andale Avenue and Nugent Street, according to Deputy Tracy Koerner of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau. The location is just west of Joshua Memorial Park. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene, Koerner said. Details including the cause of the woman’s death were not available. Related Articles Van Nuys man fatally shot in Pacoima ...
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Van Nuys man fatally shot in Pacoima

PACOIMA — A 26-year-old man in Pacoima was killed by two gunman who got out of a sedan, fired several shots at him and drove away, police said Sunday. The victim was identified as Davon Pledger of Van Nuys, the Los Angeles Police Department reported. Pledger was standing in front of a home in the 13200 block of Cornelius Street at 10:45 p.m. Saturday when a dark-colored sedan drove up and a passenger and the driver exited the car, police said. The duo fired several shots, got into the sedan and ...
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Man charged in 1984 killing, rape in LA County motel

A Florida man was charged Monday with killing a man and raping a woman in a Los Angeles County motel more than 35 years ago. Manuel Fraga-Madan, 66, of Hialeah was charged with murder with special circumstances that include rape, burglary, robbery, rape, lying in wait and torture. Prosecutors haven’t decided whether to seek the death penalty. Fraga-Madan was arrested on May 1 in Florida. It wasn’t immediately clear whether he had an attorney. Prosecutors alleged that in 1984, Fraga-Madan and an ...
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Man charged in 1984 killing, rape in L.A. County motel

A Florida man was charged Monday with killing a man and raping a woman in a Los Angeles County motel more than 35 years ago. Manuel Fraga-Madan, 66, of Hialeah was charged with murder with special circumstances that include rape, burglary, robbery, rape, lying in wait and torture. Prosecutors haven’t decided whether to seek the death penalty. Fraga-Madan was arrested on May 1 in Florida. It wasn’t immediately clear whether he had an  attorney. Prosecutors alleged that in 1984, Fraga-Madan and an...
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Man charged in cold case killing, rape in LA County motel

A Florida man was charged Monday with killing a man and raping a woman in a Los Angeles County motel more than 35 years ago. Manuel Fraga-Madan, 66, of Hialeah was charged with murder with special circumstances that include rape, burglary, robbery, rape, lying in wait and torture. Prosecutors haven’t decided whether to seek the death penalty. Fraga-Madan was arrested on May 1 in Florida. It wasn’t immediately clear whether he had an attorney. Prosecutors alleged that in 1984, Fraga-Madan and an ...
Tags: Florida, News, Sexual Assault, Sport, Soccer, Williams, Homicide, Los Angeles County, Lennox, Johnny Williams, Hialeah, LA County, Los Angeles County Sheriff s Department, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze, LA County Sheriff's Department