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LAPD Asks For Public’s Help In Identifying Suspect In Koreatown Road Rage Beating

The LAPD is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect involved in a road rage fight that left one man with serious head injuries.

08/27/2015

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Search Continues For Suspected Kidnapper In Koreatown

Police continued to search on Thursday for a suspected kidnapper in the Harvard Heights area.

08/27/2015

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Police Suspect Pair Of Attempted Abductions In Koreatown May Be Related

The LAPD is warning residents after a second attempted abduction in the harvard Heights area may have been caused by the same suspect as the first attempt.

08/26/2015

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Water Main Break Floods Intersection In Koreatown

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power crews worked to repair a six-inch cast iron pipe that ruptured in Koreatown on Friday.

08/21/2015

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Children Rescue Toddlers From Hands Of Would-Be Kidnapper

Police are on the hunt for a man they say tried to kidnap two children from an apartment complex just south of Koreatown on Monday night.

08/11/2015

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LAPD: Family Recognizes Teen From Attempted Kidnapping News Reports, Convinces Him To Surrender

Police say a 16-year-old boy has surrendered in connection to an attempted kidnapping at knifepoint.

07/30/2015

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Crews Respond To Reported Explosion At Koreatown Apartment Building

Firefighters and police officers were responding Wednesday to investigate a report of an explosion at an apartment building in the Koreatown area, authorities said.

07/08/2015

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LAUSD ‘Will Not Be Rushed’ Into Deciding Teacher’s Fate Despite Threat Of Lawsuit

Rafe Esquith, a teacher at Hobart Elementary in Koreatown, became the subject of controversy after a fellow teacher reportedly complained about Esquith reciting a passage from Mark Twain’s “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” in the classroom.

06/19/2015

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Award-Winning Teacher Removed From Classroom Gives LAUSD An Ultimatum

Rafe Esquith was removed from the classroom at a Koreatown elementary school after a teacher complained about Esquith reciting a passage from Mark Twain’s classic “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.”

06/18/2015

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Award-Winning Teacher Allegedly Removed Over Mark Twain Quote Threatens Suit

Only on CBS2/KCAL9, Rafe Esquith’s attorney fires back at the Los Angeles Unified School District, saying the allegations are ruining a great man’s reputation for no reason.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/15/2015

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Boy, 16, Arrested In Koreatown Murders Of 2 Brothers

A 16-year-old boy was in custody Wednesday in connection with the shooting deaths of two brothers in the Koreatown area.

06/03/2015

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2 Killed In Koreatown Shooting

The shooting was reported just before 2:40 p.m. on 8th Street and Vermont Avenue, according to LAPD Media Relations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/01/2015

Sky9 was overhead when LAFD rescued a woman out of a chimney vent in Koreatown Saturday. (credit: CBS)

LAFD Rescues Woman Stuck In Koreatown Chimney Vent

The woman was trapped for about two hours before she was found and it took about 90 minutes to extricate her.

05/30/2015

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Murder Suspect Dies Of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound After Hours-Long Standoff In Koreatown

A man wanted in connection with a woman’s murder died Tuesday night after an hours-long standoff with police at a Koreatown apartment.

05/26/2015

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After-School Coach Accused Of Inappropriately Touching 8 Elementary School Girls

A coach at a Koreatown after-school program is accused of inappropriately touching eight girls, authorities said.

05/14/2015

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