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Thursday, July 20, 2017

Crime

Lincoln Heights shooting leaves man wounded [updated]

LINCOLN HEIGHTS -- Police remain at the scene of a shooting this morning that left one man injured. Officers responded to Manitou Avenue and Daly Street at about 6:30 a.m. after receiving calls of shots fired, said Sgt. David Wang with LAPD Hollenbeck Division. Read More »

Suspect arrested in killings of Lincoln Heights women [updated]

LINCOLN HEIGHTS —  A man suspected of killing and sexually assaulting two Lincoln Heights women six years ago has been arrested with the help of DNA evidence, the LAPD announced today. Geovanni Borjas, 32, was arrested  May 25 at his home in Torrance on suspicion of murder and rape last week, the department said during an afternoon press conference posted on Facebook Live. ... Read More »

Search is on for armed robbery suspect in Cypress Park [updated]

CYPRESS PARK — Residents are being advised to stay inside as police search for an armed robbery suspect. The LAPD has sealed off the area near Cypress and Thorpe avenues as they conduct a search. Two of the three suspects have been apprehended, the department said on Twitter shortly before 10 am. But the search continues for the third. UPDATE: ... Read More »

Boyle Heights pre-dawn shooting leaves one injured

BOYLE HEIGHTS — A shooting early this morning along South Bernal Street left one person injured. Hollenbeck Division police said a male Latino was shot in the torso along the 900 block of Bernal Street at 4:45 a.m. The shooting occurred outdoors. The victim is in stable condition. Police have not released any description of the suspected shooter, but confirmed ... Read More »

El Sereno shooting leaves man wounded

EL SERENO — A male was injured in a shooting Friday night in the 5000 block of Templeton Street. Hollenbeck Police say the victim was transported to the hospital just before midnight, where his condition is currently listed as stable. Police have released no information on possible suspects, or of any other details of the shooting. More El Sereno stories Got a ... Read More »

Surveillance video released as police seek suspect in Echo Park stabbing

ECHO PARK  — Police today released surveillance video of an attempted murder suspect who stabbed an Echo Park man several times after they got into an argument by a Sunset Boulevard taco truck earlier this month. The 47-year-old victim survived the attack despite being stabbed multiple times during the early morning hours of May 2. The suspect is considered armed ... Read More »