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Crews Close 60 Freeway Before Snuffing Out Rubbish Fire

Crews temporarily shut down both sides of the 60 Freeway in East Los Angeles Sunday as they battled a nearby brush fire.

07/20/2014

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Homicide Detectives Probe Death Of Man Found In East Los Angeles

The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

07/05/2014

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1 Killed, 1 Wounded In East LA Drive-By Shooting

A drive-by shooting killed a man and wounded a woman in East Los Angeles, officials said Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/30/2014

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Man Fatally Shot At East LA Mexican Restaurant

Detectives Monday were investigating the fatal shooting of a man at an East LA Mexican restaurant.

CBS Los Angeles–06/23/2014

Special needs student Erick Ortiz, 16, drowned while on a school trip in East LA. (credit: the Ortiz family.)

Funeral Held For Special Needs Teen Who Drowned On School Trip In East LA

A funeral will be held Wednesday in Monterey Park for a 16-year-old special needs boy who drowned during a school outing.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/18/2014

Friends and family said Tony Calderon, 49, was killed by a fallen palm tree frond. (credit: the Calderon family)

Friends, Strangers Pay Respects To Man Killed By Tree In Freak Accident

Officials on the scene estimated the top of the tree weighed about a ton.

05/17/2014

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23-Year-Old Man Fatally Shot In East LA

A 23-year-old man was fatally shot Saturday on a residential street in East L.A.

05/17/2014

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Standoff Suspect Killed In East LA Deputy-Involved Shooting

A SWAT standoff ended in a fatal deputy-involved shooting early Tuesday morning.

04/29/2014

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Overnight Search Turns Up Man Suspected Of Firing At Deputies In East LA

Law enforcement spent all night Saturday searching for a man who shot at sheriff’s deputies and fled. Six hours later, they caught up to the 30-year-old suspect, who had been holed up in a East L.A. home.

04/13/2014

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Pedestrian, 24, Fatally Struck By Metrolink Train In East LA

The Coroner’s Office has identified the 24-year-old man fatally struck by a Metrolink train Friday in East LA.

04/05/2014

Jonathan Roldan. (credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department)

Ex-Coach Admits To Sexual Relationships With East LA High School Students

A former high school volleyball coach pleaded no contest Tuesday to sex-related counts involving two 15-year-old girls he met at Esteban Torres High School in East Los Angeles.

03/11/2014

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Trial Begins For Bank Manager Accused In Heist Involving Phony Bomb

Jury selection began Tuesday in the trial of a former assistant manager accused of helping rob the bank where she worked by wearing a fake explosive device.

03/11/2014

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Man Fatally Shot In Truck On East LA Street

The death of a man was under investigation Tuesday in East LA.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/11/2014

Jose Rizo has been missing since Saturday and his family is worried. (credit: the Rizo family)

East LA Grandfather With Alzheimer’s Reported Missing

The family of Jose Rizo said he also suffers with high blood pressure and needs his medication.

01/12/2014

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Asst. Bank Manager Accused Of Bank Heist Says Boyfriend Tricked Her Into It

Aurora Barrera, 33, of Huntington Park is charged with conspiracy to commit bank robbery and bank robbery in an indictment filed in Los Angeles federal court.

01/03/2014

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