Deputies said that a probationer with a long rap sheet and history of violence is accused of the beating murder.
Officials said Steven Sojka, 49, was arrested shortly after midnight on March 12 and was released from custody about eight hours later.
Authorities said the victim was admitted to the ICU for septic shock, believed to have resulted from several open and infected wounds.
“It’s just a complete victory for my client … I think it was the right verdict,” defense attorney Peter Cabrera said.
The mother denied to KCAL’s Crystal Cruz that she left her son to go party.
The Irvine Police Department arrested a 43-year-old man Saturday and accused him of bank robbery.
A Burbank police officer has been freed on bond after being charged with lying to the FBI during an investigation of a suspected extortion scheme involving his girlfriend and her estranged husband.
Charges were filed Tuesday against a former Rialto Unified School District employee suspected of stealing $1.8 million over an eight year period, authorities said.
Parents in Rialto want to know how a former accountant could have stolen up to $3 million from the school system.
Police announced the arrest of two brothers they say stabbed a man in Simi Valley multiple times early Saturday morning.
The Rialto Unified School District is reacting to the news that a former employee is accused of stealing more than $2 million over a seven-year period.
A former school district accountant allegedly made off with more than $2 million in lunch money, according to officials in Rialto.
A Riverside County high school teacher accused of having sex with five students pleaded not guilty Thursday.
Thirteen people, including 12 district employees, have been indicted for allegedly stealing thousands of textbooks — new and old — from four school districts.
Four current and former Irwindale city officials have been charged with embezzlement after they allegedly spent nearly $200,000 in city money on lavish trips to New York.