The last of three men convicted of starting a campfire that later destroyed five homes east of Los Angeles has been sentenced to probation, but he likely will be paying restitution the rest of his life.
“It worked really, really well,” he said, “it went really, really smoothly.”
Glendora police will be the first in Los Angeles County to carry a nasal treatment for opiod overdoses from drugs such as heroin, hydrocodone and oxycodone.
The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory that includes heavy rain and now in the forecast on Saturday.
Authorities were investigating the discovery Monday of three vehicles located off a canyon road in Glendora.
A 49-year-old Glendora man was sentenced to more than 13 years in prison Wednesday, said the the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office.
CBS2 meteorologist Rich Fields says more rain is likely in the Southland through the day on Sunday.
Glendora city officials Tuesday raised the alert level to yellow for residents living in the Colby burn-area out of fear of mudslides.
The biggest cleanup job was perhaps in Camarillo Springs, about 50 miles northwest of Los Angeles.
During the height of the rain, streets looked like virtual rivers.
Residents in the Colby Fire burn-area Friday were under mandatory evacuation orders as a storm moved through the foothill communities.
The city of Glendora Thursday raised its alert level to red triggering a mandatory evacuation order due to the approaching storm.
A storm out of the Pacific Northwest threatens heavy rainfall, flash flooding, rivers of mud and debris in areas denuded by wildfire, high surf, perilous rip currents and winds gusting at as much as 70 miles per hour.
Residents living in burn areas were on high alert Thursday as a powerful winter storm moves into the Southland.
The Los Angeles County Public Works crews Tuesday were removing debris from fire scarred areas in preparation for a storm forecasted to hit at the end of the week.