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Daily Archives: August 9, 2015

Echo Park homicide victim identified


ECHO PARK — The L.A. County Coroner has identified the man found early Saturday morning with a gunshot wound to the head as Michael Robert Hannah, a 20-year-old from Buena Park. Police responding to an anonymous call found Hannah near the base of a public stairway on ... Read More »

Was that Chicken Boy in the L.A. River?

Photo by Martha Benedict

ELYSIAN VALLEY — A stretch of the L.A. River was turned into a race course on Saturday, with kayakers, canoeists and paddleboarders, some of whom were dressed in costume or accompanied by dogs, zipping down the waterway. In addition to spectators, the second annual L.A. River ... Read More »

Man shot dead outside Boyle Heights Gold Line station


BOYLE HEIGHTS — Authorities are searching for three suspects involved in the shooting death of a man outside the Soto Street Gold Line Station on Saturday night. The victim, a black male, became involved in a verbal confronation after being appraoched by three Latino suspects in ... Read More »

Elderly man killed in Mount Washington fire

alder drive fire map

MOUNT WASHINGTON —  The body of a 71-year-old man was found inside a car parked in a garage that caught fire early this morning in  the 1800 block of Alder Drive, according to the L.A. Fire Department. It took firefighters about half an hour to knock ... Read More »