Monday, October 24, 2016

One dead after stolen cop car crashes; new video of fatal Boyle Heights shooting; parents meet over Silver Lake school mushroom poisoning

Elysian Park | Daveed Kapoor

Elysian Park | Daveed Kapoor

MOrning Report

  • One person was killed after an apparently stolen police cruiser crashed near the junction of the 110 and 101 Freeways early this morning. ABC 7
  • A video has surfaced that shows the aftermath of the fatal police shooting of 14-year-old Jesse Romero.  The video shows a handgun on the other side of a fence from where Romero’s body lay on a sidewalk. L.A. Weekly
  • School officials held a closed door meeting with parents whose children became ill after eating poisonous mushrooms at a community garden at Micheltorena Elementary in Silver Lake. 17 students showed various symptoms after eating portions of a green-spored parasol mushroom given to them by a volunteer who thought it was safe to eat. ABC 7
  • An auction of items owned by the late David Bowie includes a sofa designed by Echo Park artist Peter Shire. Sotheby’s is asking $8,000 for the “Big Sur Sofa.” KPCC

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One comment

  1. Awesome photo, Daveed!

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