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LA County To Pay $5 Million Over Mistaken Killing Of Hostage

Los Angeles County will pay $5 million to the family of a man who was mistakenly shot to death by sheriff’s deputies as he tried to flee a knife-wielding captor.

8 hours ago

This unidentified Riverside woman didn't want her face shown. She told her story of being held hostage in her own home. (credit: CBS)

Only On 2: Woman Held Hostage Inside Her Home By Known Felon Relates Her Fear

“He just looked crazy. He just had that look on his face that he was desperate,” the victim said.

05/15/2015

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Man Accused Of Shooting, Holding Wife Hostage Gives Jailhouse Interview

A man accused of shooting his wife and holding her hostage for almost a month said in a jailhouse interview with CBS2 that he’s innocent.

05/01/2015

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Wheelchair-Bound Man In Rancho Cucamonga Allegedly Shoots Wife, Holds Her Hostage For Weeks

A wheelchair-bound Rancho Cucamonga resident has been arrested for allegedly shooting his wife and then holding her hostage for weeks.

04/27/2015

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Man Sentenced In Machete Attack On Estranged Wife, Industry Executive Boyfriend

A Woodland Hills man who used a machete to torture his estranged wife and a former music industry executive while holding them hostage has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.

12/08/2014

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Popcorn Worker Sentenced For Taking Hostage

Los Angeles County prosecutors say 23-year-old Leonora Banuelos was sentenced Monday for the April 2013 attack at a distribution center for Popcornopolis in the Los Angeles suburb of El Segundo.

11/03/2014

Alexander McDonald attends a preliminary trial on September 30, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Judge Considering Whether Man Will Stand Trial In Death Of Hostage Killed By Deputies

Alexander McDonald, 28, entered the airport courthouse Tuesday morning, charged with murder for a shooting in which he didn’t pull the trigger.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/30/2014

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Authorities In Standoff With Pursuit Suspect In San Bernardino

A pursuit suspect is in a standoff with authorities Thursday in San Bernardino.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/17/2014

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OC Man Convicted For Bank Hostage-Taking

Fifty-six-year-old Myung Jae Kim of Irvine was found guilty Friday of false imprisonment, assault, possession of a destructive device and making criminal threats. He faces up to 24 years in prison.

04/11/2014

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No Gunman, Hostages Found After Homeboy Industries Scare

Business will return to normal Friday at Homeboy Industries after a hostage scare overnight.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/28/2014

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Toddler Held Hostage By Armed Suspect In Compton

Deputies were called to the scene at 126th Street and Mona Boulevard around 11:00 p.m.

01/27/2014

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Suspect In Inglewood Standoff Charged With More Than 20 Felony Counts

A man who exchanged gunfire with police, took two females hostage and barricaded himself inside an Inglewood home for more than eight hours was charged with multiple felonies Tuesday, including multiple counts of attempted murder.

CBS Los Angeles–12/03/2013

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LASD Identifies Inglewood Hostage, Standoff Suspect

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Thursday identified the hostage and standoff suspect who shot two Inglewood police officers as Christopher Warsaw.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/28/2013

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Inglewood Shooting Suspect Surrenders After 8-Hour Standoff; Hostages Safe

Inglewood police confirm to CBS2 News that at least one officer was shot Wednesday afternoon.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/27/2013

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Montrose Dentist’s Hostage Ordeal: ‘He Said He Was Going To Cut Us Up Into Bits’

A Southland dentist recalled his story of survival after he and his staff were held hostage and robbed last week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/08/2013

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