Leonel Vega, 34, pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter and was sentenced to 15 years in prison in the shooting death of 17-year-old Giovani Onofre.
Authorities said a 17-year-old gang member contesting a gang injunction has been shot and killed in Orange County.
A gang member was sentenced Friday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for murdering a 2-year-old boy and the child’s uncle in South LA three years ago.
“I know there is nothing I can do to bring your guys’ son back,” David Parga said, “but I am deeply sorry for what happened to him.”
The fact the alleged shooter lived so close, still gives Sanchez’ friends pause.
Authorities in Culver City arrested three reputed gang members from Inglewood in connection with the vandalization of five areas, including a food truck.
Police searched Wednesday for the suspects in a fatal drive-by shooting of a 31-year-old gang member.
“That is scary,” said one woman, “my mom lives right across the street.”
A man who was sentenced to life in prison two decades ago — for a murder he committed as a minor — now has hopes of one day becoming a free man.
Detectives Thursday identified a 24-year-old street gang member as the shooter involved in a fatal July road-rage incident in the San Fernando Valley.
A gang member has been sentenced to death for the murder of four people, including a 10-year-old boy shot in an unprovoked attack aimed at children.
A gang member accused of murdering a San Gabriel teen and fleeing to Mexico was apprehended Sunday after eight years on the run.
A 56-year-old man, accused of grabbing a 10-year-old boy and sniffing his armpit, was sentenced to 32 months in prison Thursday after pleading guilty.
Jurors recommended execution Monday for a gang member found guilty of killing a total of four people on two separate occasions in 2006.
A known gang member was arrested Tuesday after an indoor marijuana grow was discovered in his Palmdale home.