Saturday, October 22, 2016


One dead in Atwater Village shooting


ATWATER VILLAGE —   One man was fatally shot Saturday night near Glendale Boulevard and Revere Avenue, police said. Officers found a 32-year-old male Armenian with a gunshot wound after being called to the scene at 10:45 p.m., said LAPD spokeswoman Norma Eisenman.The victim was transported to ... Read More »

Boyle Heights shooting leaves one dead


BOYLE HEIGHTS — One man was killed early this morning during what may have been a gang-related shooting in the sprawling Wyvernwood apartment complex, police said.  The fatal shooting comes as the neighborhood experiences a surge in violence. The shooting was reported at 1:12 a.m. in ... Read More »

Echo Park shooting leaves two injured [updated]

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ECHO PARK — Two men were injured this afternoon during what police say was a possible gang-related shooting near Temple and Bixel streets. The two victims, described as male Latinos in their 30s, were transported to a hospital in what appeared to be stable condition, said ... Read More »

Echo Park woman suspected in son’s death


ECHO PARK — Police on Tuesday arrested an Echo Park mother in connection with the death of her 11-year-old son, whose body was found wrapped in a blanket inside a closet, KTLA reported. The woman, 39-year-old Veronica Aguilar, was arrested on charges of child endangerment resulting ... Read More »

Police activity in Highland Park area [updated]

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HIGHLAND PARK — Residents are reporting a significant amount of police activity – including a large number of squad cars and a police helicopter circling overhead – tonight near York Boulevard and San Pasqual Avenue on the border of Highland Park and Garvanza.  Twitter user Simply ... Read More »