Montebello

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Firefighters Get Upper Hand On 3 Los Angeles-Area Brush Fires

Three brush fires – two in the Angeles National Forest and one in Montebello – appeared Wednesday to be on their last legs, with none of them showing active flames.

08/19/2015

Police say the Lincoln Fire was apparently sparked when a local transient was trying to cook a meal.

Transient Charged In Starting Brush Fire In Montebello Riverbed

A transient was charged Tuesday with sparking a brush fire that has burned nearly 400 acres in the Montebello Hills, authorities said.

08/18/2015

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Crews Stop Spread Of Lincoln Fire, Warm Fire; Central Coast Wildfire Forces Evacuations

In Southern California, crews working through the night stopped the spread of two Los Angeles County fires that erupted Sunday.

08/18/2015

Police say the Lincoln Fire was apparently sparked when a local transient was trying to cook a meal.

Crews Work To Extinguish Brush Fire Hotspots Burning In Montebello

At this time, the fire remains at 60 percent containment.

08/17/2015

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Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Arson In Connection With 200-Acre Fire In Montebello

A 44-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of arson in connection with a 200-acre brush fire burning in the Montebello area.

08/16/2015

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Police: Montebello Man Convinced Minor That Rape Was Part Of Healing Ritual

Police sought the public’s help on Thursday to locate a 46-year-old man who is wanted in connection with the rape of a minor in Montebello.

08/06/2015

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3 Men Charged In 2002 Killings Of East Los Angeles Teenager

Three men were charged Wednesday in the 2002 murder of Brenda Sierra, a Montebello teenager who was kidnapped on her way to high school and found dead the next day in the San Bernardino mountains.

07/29/2015

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Police: 2 Armed Robbery Suspects Fatally Shot By Business Owner In Montebello

Officers responded to the 2100 block of West Whittier Boulevard around 12:20 a.m. to a report of a robbery and shots fired.

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Candlelight Vigil Planned For Bicyclist, 24, Killed In Montebello Hit-And-Run

Friends and family were planning to hold a Saturday for a bicyclist who was killed in a Montebello hit-and-run crash.

07/11/2015

Montebello Police are looking for domestic violence suspect Conrado Ferrer. (credit: Montebello Police Department)

Domestic Violence Suspect Turns Self In After Escape From Hospital

He escaped the institution wearing only a hospital gown.

05/30/2015

Arturo Vargas (courtesy Kaiser Permanente)

Doctor Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison After Pleading No Contest To Sexually Molesting Patients

A jury earlier convicted Arturo Vargas, 44, of two counts of felony sexual exploitation.

04/10/2015

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Caught On Camera: Search On In Montebello For Suspect In Attempted Sex Assault

The victim on Feb. 11 was waiting for a bus in front of a Chevron gas station, located at 1500 Paramount Boulevard, when she was approached by the man.

03/19/2015

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Service Dog Reported Missing In Montebello

Police sought the public’s help Sunday with locating a female Australian Terrier that was reported missing in Montebello.

03/08/2015

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Exclusive: Video Shows Man Surviving Treacherous Power Pole Crash

Witnesses are describing a harrowing rescue of a man trapped inside his minivan after it plowed into a pole Thursday night and became draped in live power lines.

01/23/2015

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Man, 68, Unscathed After Car Crashes Into Montebello Power Pole

A 68-year-old driver appeared unscathed after his minivan struck a power pole in Montebello.

01/22/2015

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