A SWAT team was also activated.
Authorities say a man accused of shooting another man has been found dead inside an El Monte home of a single gunshot wound.
Police say a 31-year-old man who broke into El Monte’s historic jail Tuesday is now in an actual jail on suspicion of burglary.
The tow yard’s owner, Joe Albert, reportedly said the suspect owns the vehicle, which was impounded at a DUI checkpoint last month.
A tense barricade situation reported in El Monte Friday afternoon ended with the suspect, a parolee, being taken into custody.
Police were investigating an early morning officer-involved shooting in El Monte Friday, officials said.
An EL Monte police officer was recovering Thursday after he accidentally shot himself in the leg.
Joseph Lee Amaya been charged with two counts of forcible rape and three counts of sexual penetration by a foreign object.
[UPDATE: The boy and his grandmother have been found safe in Pasadena, according to authorities. No other details were available.]
Arraignment was postponed to Wednesday for a gang member accused of repeatedly raping an El Monte store clerk.
The El Monte Police Department is looking for a critical missing 76-year-old man.
Authorities say four people have been injured in a fiery, multi-vehicle wreck in El Monte.
El Monte police named Joseph Leo Amaya in a five count felony complaint filed in Pomona Court Wednesday.
El Monte police are looking for an 18-year-old man they say raped a college student at a convenience store over the weekend.
Officials Wednesday were investigating an apparent murder-suicide that left three people dead in El Monte.