ECHO PARK -- An 18-year-old male who may have been involved in numerous residential burglaries across Echo Park was apprehended earlier this month after a woman returning to her residence saw the suspect inside her home.
ECHO PARK -- It's come to this - not only do you need to lock up your bike, you need to lock up your bike rack. Sometime over night one of the bike-shaped racks that were recently installed around Echo Park Lake was stolen from the southeast corner of the park, a city official said today. Not only did the black metal rack go missing, but so did the rack's pair of six-inch concrete bases that were buried in the ground.
HIGHLAND PARK -- The two females who were shot Wednesday night were innocent bystanders during a possible gang-related shooting, police said today. "They were just trying to enjoy themselves at the park," said Detective Larry Burcher with the Northeast Division.
HIGHLAND PARK -- Police are looking for the suspect or suspects responsible for shooting two females tonight.
ELYSIAN VALLEY-- A fatal motorcycle crash tonight has shut down the transition road from the southbound 2 Freeway to the southbound 5 Freeway, reports the CHP. A SigAlert was declared at about 6 p.m., with officials expecting the transition road to be closed for at least two hours.
ELYSIAN VALLEY -- Police in riot helmets have sealed off streets and an LAPD helicopter is hovering overhead this afternoon after officers responded to calls of a man behaving erratically and having a "violent episode," according to a police spokeswoman. Streets near Denby and Blake avenues were blocked off, and paramedics and fire trucks are parked nearby
EL SERENO -- The L.A. DWP has restored water service to a section of El Sereno after a hit-and-run driver struck several several park cars, one of which sheared off a fire hydrant reports NBC LA. No injuries were reported in the collision.
ECHO PARK -- Two men were arrested in connection with a fight and stabbing at the Gold Room bar at 1 a.m., according to a story in the Daily News. The victim was stabbed in the torso but his injury was described as non life threatening, police said.
Highland Park - Police apprehended two suspects tonight following a pursuit that began in Echo Park and ended near Monte Vista Street and Avenue 61, where one of the suspects was Tasered by police as TV helicopters recorded the scene from overhead.
ECHO PARK -- Police are seeking suspects in the Sunday morning slaying of a 35-year-old man who was the victim of a drive-by shooting. The victim, described as a male Latino was shot at about 8:30 a.m. as he was standing on the sidewalk in the 300 block Douglas Street.