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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Eastside 911

Echo Park woman warns neighbors of mail theft

ECHO PARK — A woman who lives in the 2100 block of Lemoyne Street said there have been several recent instances of mail theft and some other crimes that neighbors should be aware about: In the last week a bicycle was stolen from my backyard and ... Read More »

One dead in fatal traffic collision near Dodger Stadium

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One person was killed this morning in a solo vehicle crash and fire on the northbound 110 Arroyo Seco Parkway near the Stadium Way exit, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. The victim was found inside the vehicle. Flames from the crash, reported shortly after ... Read More »

The aftermath of a York Boulevard crash

GLASSELL PARK –  The photos of a Ford Bronco taken by a Glassell Park resident show the results of a crash that took place at about 3.am. Saturday morning in the 3800 block of York Boulevard  near Verdugo Road.  A sedan hit the Bronco, which was ... Read More »

Vehicle flips out on Figueroa

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HIGHLAND PARK — One person suffered superficial wounds to the hands and face from broken glass after a vehicle flipped over  on its side this afternoon in 5500 block of Figueroa Street.  An officer assigned to the case was still at the scene late this afternoon ... Read More »

Police investigating Debs Park assault

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Police are investigating the assault of a Highland Park woman as she walked through Debs Park early Sunday morning. The victim, a 38-year-old hairdresser , said she was grabbed, punched and forced to the ground by a man holding a knife during the assault that took ... Read More »

Man wounded in Echo Park shooting [updated]

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One man was injured during the shooting that was reported at 8:18 a.m. near the Burger King on Glendale Boulevard. A joggger called police after he heard gunshots and then screaming, according to an LAPD spokesman. Read More »

Atwater Village shooting leaves two injured

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ATWATER VILLAGE —  A possible gang-related shooting tonight left two men wounded, with the suspects seen fleeing into the L.A. River bed, according to L.A. Now. The shooting was reported at about 6:35 p.m in the 2900 block of Ingledale Terrace. Police told L.A Now that ... Read More »

Robbery suspect killed during El Sereno hold up

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EL SERENO — A man trying to rob an El Sereno liquor store this morning was shot and killed by his accomplice, according to ABC7. The two robbery suspects were engaged in a struggle with the owner of the store near Alhambra and Hollister avenues when ... Read More »

1,500 DWP customers without power in Silver Lake

SILVER LAKE –   The Department of Water and Power estimates that about 1,500 customers are without power this afternoon, with full service not expected to be restored until 7 p.m., according to an LADWP spokeswoman.  One resident reports that many shops and homes near Silver Lake ... Read More »

Silver Lake vehicle owners seek relief from catalytic converter thefts

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SILVER LAKE –  It takes a little more than a minute to make the two cuts to  remove a catalytic converter and drive away with the critical car part filled with precious metals. In Silver Lake and neighboring areas, some residents are being hit by catalytic ... Read More »