Update: The Chinese grad students were reportedly studying electrical engineering. More police details and student reactions after the jump. A man and a woman murdered in their BMW near the USC campus this morning were graduate students from China, according to the LAPD. They are both thought to ha ... More >>
A man who was killed in a gang-related shooting in South Los Angeles August 14 has been identified as 22-year-old Rene Gurdado. Gurdado was shot as he was standing with friends in front of a house located at 3321 west 66th Street near Crenshaw Boulevard around 2:45 a.m. Saturday. According to ... More >>
A pregnant woman who was fatally shot as she sat alone in a car in Leimert Park July 29 has been identified as 37-year-old Christina Williams. Williams, who was seven months pregnant, was shot multiple times about 11 p.m. Thursday near 42nd Street and Fourth Avenue. Paramedics took Williams t ... More >>
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