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Sunday, September 25, 2016

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Echo Park woman suspected in son’s death

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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 »

House on fire in Highland Park [updated]

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HIGHLAND PARK — A one-story house is on fire this afternoon near Avenue 54 and Abbott Place, the L.A. Fire Department said on Twitter. Avenue 54 is being blocked from Figueroa to Abbott, according to LAFD. UPDATE @ 1:11 pm: The fire was extinguished in less than ... 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 »

Police looking for Lincoln Heights gunman

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LINCOLN HEIGHTS -- The armed suspect that police are searching for near Eagle Rock High this morning is connected to a shooting that took place hours earlier in Lincoln Heights, according to preliminary police reports. Read More »

Freeway fire burns next to Angeleno Heights

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ANGELENO HEIGHTS — Firefighters are on the scene in Angeleno Heights this morning as an apparent car fire on the 101 Freeway may have spread to some vegetation along the highway. Jennifer Deines sent in photos from Bellevue Avenue near Douglas Street as the smoke rose ... Read More »

Freight train hits woman in Cypress Park

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CYPRESS PARK — A woman is in critical condition after she was struck by a freight train tonight, the L.A. Fire Department said on Twitter. An eastbound Union Pacific train hit the female pedestrian in the 500 block of N. San Fernando Road near the Cypress ... Read More »

Silver Lake crash victim identified

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SILVER LAKE — The motorcyclist who was killed Saturday in a collision on Sunset Boulevard was identified as 28-year-old Richard Dodds of Los Angeles, according to Kelli Blanchard, an investigator with the county coroner. Dodds and a passenger were riding westbound on Sunset at about noon when ... Read More »

Police ask for help to find Echo Park murder suspect

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ECHO PARK — Police today released a drawing of the suspect believed responsible for last month’s fatal stabbing at Echo Park Lake. The victim, described as a male Latino in his 20s, and two friends had gone to neighborhood restaurants and nightclubs on Thursday night, July ... Read More »

Atwater Village shooting leaves man wounded

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ATWATER VILLAGE —  A fight between two gang members resulted in a shooting that left one man injured Saturday night in the 3400 block of Glendale Boulevard, police said. Officers were called to the scene at about 9:30 p.m. and found a 25-year-old male Latino with ... Read More »