Updated at the bottom with composite sketches of the possible suspect and victim. First posted at 1:24 p.m. Tuesday. Police and fire officials doubled down on a search for a teenage girl who appeared to be kidnapped while kicking and screaming in the El Sereno area last night. The L.A. Fire Depart ... More >>
Alexander KeselaarA naked man who jumped out of the back of an ambulance that was traveling on the 5 freeway was hit by a truck and killed, authorities said. It happened this morning about 7:30 a.m. today on the northbound 5 south of the 55 freeway in Tustin, Sgt. Luis Garcia of the Tustin P ... More >>
Eric BowmanMary Ann Parmelee, who was accused of torturing two loan modification consultants who had scammed her last year, has accepted a plea deal and has been released from jail.Parmelee and her partner, Daniel Weston, formed a Bonnie-and-Clyde pair who built a real estate empire in La Canada ... More >>
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By just 33 votes, the vice mayor hangs on to power in the gang-ravaged, drug-riddled town
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