Friday, November 27, 2015


Police pursuit of shooting suspect ends in Elysian Valley

Suspect was apprehended on Ripple Street after crashing car on freeway

ELYSIAN VALLEY — Police apprehended a shooting suspect tonight in Elysian Valley following a brief pursuit that ended after the man crashed the vehicle near the junction of the 2 and 5 freeways and ran off into neighborhood streets. The incident began in Cypress Park where ... Read More »

Man shot dead in Highland Park [updated]

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HIGHLAND PARK — Detectives this morning are investigating the fatal shooting of a man in the 5000 block of Raphael Street. Sgt. Roberto Alaniz with LAPD Northeast Division said the victim was shot multiple times at about 2 a.m. No further information was available at this ... Read More »

Police pursuit ends in Echo Park

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ECHO PARK —  The pursuit of a suspected drunk driver that began in Hollywood ended in the southern edge of Echo Park early this morning near Union Avenue and Court Street, police said. The driver was apprehended, said an officer at the LAPD Hollywood Division. No ... Read More »

Search warrants served in Debs Park killings [updated]


EL SERENO — Police have detained persons  questioning while serving search warrants this morning in connection with the killings of two women in Debs Park,  said LAPD spokesman Aareon Jefferson. KTLA reported that a male juvenile was detained during a search for evidence near Topaz Street, a ... Read More »

Man fatally stabbed on Figueroa bus [update]

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HIGHLAND PARK — A male passenger was stabbed to death on board a Metro bus Monday night while traveling northbound on Figueroa Street, according to the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department. LASD, which is in charge of security on Metro buses and trains, said the stabbing was ... Read More »