Prosecutors Friday were waiting for the results of a police investigation into the killing of a burglar by an 80-year-old Long Beach homeowner who says he shot the woman in the back as she fled his home and ran down an alley, the district attorney’s office said.
The death is being investigated by detectives from the robbery-homicide unit and forensic department technicians.
Investigators were also trying to determine how long the victim was dead before his body was discovered.
The identity of the victim is unknown but it is believed to be a female of an undetermined age.
Authorities are trying to determine whether drugs or alcohol caused the death of a woman who collapsed last weekend at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Southern California.
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Prosecutors claim Matthew and Grace Huang, from San Gabriel, intended to sell the organs of their eight-year-old adopted daughter, Gloria, following her sudden death last year.
A preliminary autopsy has been conducted on the young woman who died after being beaten outside a Santa Ana nightclub this past weekend.
Autopsy and toxicology reports for actor Paul Walker and Roger Rodas released Friday show neither had drugs or alcohol in their systems when they were killed in a fiery crash last year.
The drugs found in the actress’ system were not disclosed.
Autopsies were tentatively scheduled Monday for actor Paul Walker and his friend, Roger Rodas, who both died in a fiery car crash over the weekend in the Santa Clarita Valley.
The Los Angeles County coroner’s office Friday released its final report for Gerardo Hernandez, the TSA agent who was killed during a shooting rampage at Los Angeles International Airport earlier this month.
The Transportation Security Administration officer who was killed when a man opened fire in Los Angeles International Airport earlier this month died within two to five minutes of being shot, according to the Los Angeles County coroner’s office.
An autopsy was planned on a baby girl whose body was found on a conveyor belt by a worker sorting out cans and plastics at a Southern California recycling center.
A woman whose bludgeoned body was found in the burning home of a family friend who allegedly killed her son and abducted her 16-year-old daughter died from at least a dozen blows to the head, according to an autopsy report released Monday.
Los Angeles County has a new chief medical examiner.