Police & Fire
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Miraculously, no one was hurt. Officials now believe the weight of landscaping materials being stored on top of the underground structure caused the collapse.
Gabriel Ortega's quick actions prompted the suspect to to punch him. He died about a month later. Now police need the public's help.
The DWP's Gale Harris said one lane of traffic was closed on both Santa Monica Boulevard and Highland Avenue.
The attack happened Thursday night just east of Hollywood.
Robert Earl Thomas III shot 19-year-old Andre Lowe about 2 a.m. on Jan. 13, 2013. Sentencing is scheduled for September.
Adam Jaime Garcia, 22, reportedly demanded the cellphone of an undercover deputy and simulated he had a weapon.
At one point, firefighters battling the blaze transitioned their efforts into a defensive operation and had to deal with a partial roof collapse of the one-story structure.
Corey Kellis, 27, died before 5 a.m. Tuesday near Highland Avenue.
The man died at the scene of his injury, which occurred shortly before 5 a.m. near Highland Avenue.
Officers found the suspect at 5 a.m. within the perimeter.
The woman allegedly became physically combative, prompting the officer to place her under arrest, CHP officials said.
Police were unable to locate a suspect or a victim.
The wounds were not life-threatening.
The duo was responsible for a series of gas stations and bank heists last winter, authorities said.
The panel says the law discriminates against the homeless.
The suspect was believed to be armed as a result of a domestic violence confrontation.
Brian Joseph Widdows's co-defendant also got two years in the killing of h ristine Calderon.
The suspect alleged threatened a victim before leading police on a chase that ended in North Hollywood.
Leroy Barnes allegedly received more than $51,000 in disability benefits during a time he taped at least one of the catchy commercials.
Court documents accuse Robert A. Glazer of allegedly billing Medicare for services that were not medically necessary, and at times were not provided to the Medicare beneficiaries.