Friday, May 22, 2015


Highland Park stabbing victim identified

HIGHLAND PARK -- Police are asking the public for help to find the person or persons responsible for the fatal stabbing of 34-year-old Olugbenga Oni, whose body was found in an alley near Figueroa Street and Avenue 60 on Sunday night.

Man found stabbed to death in Highland Park

Eastside 911

HIGHLAND PARK -- Police this morning are investigating the fatal stabbing of a man whose body was found near Figueroa Street and Avenue 60 on Sunday night. Officers were called to the scene at about 9:30 p.m. and found the body of a black male with stab wounds.

Forget the bike; Echo Park thieves steal entire bike rack

Now you see it.....

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.

Man stabbed in Echo Park bar fight


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.

Police pursuit ends in Highland Park

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.

Man killed in Echo Park shooting


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.