Glen Lee Brittner suffered head trauma.
Authorities on Monday worked to determine the cause of death for a 61-year-old fisherman who went missing on Irvine Lake.
The teen was a passenger in a Mazda Miata that spun out of control before slamming into a tree.
There have been no indications of foul play, police said.
Larene Eleanor Austin faces up to 50 years to life in state prison.
Officials said the suspect in the attack, 36-year-old John Tutson, was knocked unconscious.
Jesus Alberto Peralta, 24, was sentenced to 125 years to life in state prison and Carlos Peralta, 21, received a 46-years-to-life state prison sentence for the murder of Desiree Macias in 2013.
A 33-year-old man reportedly has been charged with the kidnapping and attempted murder of an 18-month-old girl found by police in a shed this weekend.
A Los Angeles County public housing agency and two Mojave Desert cities have reached a $2 million settlement to resolve allegations they discriminated against black people by discouraging them from living in their communities..
A 13-month-old girl kidnapped from a Motel 6 in Palmdale Saturday was abducted by her mother’s pimp, who was arrested with an accomplice, sheriff’s officials said Monday.
Sheriff’s deputies say the child, Penelope Rodriguez, was taken at 3 a.m. from the motel, located at 402 West Palmdale Blvd., near the Antelope Valley (14) Freeway.
A freeway was shut down Thursday after a big-rig truck overturned and caught on fire in Palmdale.
A Palmdale couple charged with capital murder in the beating death of the woman’s 8-year-old son will face the death penalty, prosecutors said Wednesday.
Detectives sought the public’s help Tuesday in identifying the owner of a ladies’ opal cocktail ring, believed to have been stolen during a recent string of burglaries in the Palmdale area.
An Antelope Valley mother was confronted with the image of would-be burglars on security video during an attempted break-in, and she needs the public’s help to identify the man.