The FBI says a man on its Most Wanted list suspected of bludgeoning his mother, wife and three sons to death with a hammer nearly 40 years ago has Southern California roots.
The intersection at West Manchester and Denver avenues and surrounding blocks remained locked down at approximately 4 p.m. Tuesday as investigators combed the area for a suspect wanted in a previous case.
A news conference was planned for Monday afternoon following the arrests of two men accused of murdering four Orange County women.
Tthe mother of one of the victims, 28-year-old Martha Anaya, says Santa Ana police told her Saturday her daughter’s body had been found.
Prosecutors say Cristobal and a friend offered $6,500 to a Los Angeles police detective who was posing as a hit man.
A $50,000 reward was offered Friday for information leading to the arrest of the suspect responsible for the murder of a 40-year-old man.
City Council members and police Thursday offered a $75,000 reward for information leading to the suspects responsible for the murder of a woman and her 1-year-old son who died in a South LA garage fire.
Police Tuesday announced two $50,000 rewards for information leading to the arrests of suspects responsible for the murders of a teen girl and a woman.
A 32-year-old man was in custody Tuesday for last month’s murder of a mother in Ventura County.
Aleksandar Apostolovic, 26, is charged with one felony count each of murder, aggravated assault on a peace officer and hit-and-run causing death or permanent injury, among other charges.
The case was being investigated as an attempted murder-suicide, police said.
Jurors deliberated for 12 hours before handing down the guilty verdicts.
Authorities said Thursday that five people accused in the beating death of a 60-year-old Long Beach man have pleaded not guilty.
A 74-year-old woman is expected to be released after serving 32 years in prison for a murder committed by her abusive boyfriend.
A 38-year-old man Monday pleaded not guilty to killing and dismembering his partner, whose head and other body parts were discovered in Griffith Park in 2012.