Six Los Angeles County sheriff’s employees have been convicted of obstructing a federal investigation into jail inmate abuse.
Detectives said they were also investigating another incident of child annoyance, possibly involving the same suspect.
A motive for the murder has not been established.
Records showed that deputies were called to Gabriel’s home five times in the months leading up to his death.
Sgt. Armando Hernandez of the Carson station said it was unclear what led to the violence.
Officials said the suspect pulled out a large pair of scissors while they were trying to apprehend him.
A large pit bull immediately charged at the deputy.
After barricading himself inside the home, police said the man was found dead hours later, apparently by his own hand.
Deputies with the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station responded to a call regarding people fighting early Sunday morning and discovered a male victim with stab wounds.
Officials said a man was found dead Sunday in La Mirada.
The family of a man who collapsed and died soon after sheriff’s deputies pulled him out of his car and handcuffed him wants an investigation into the actions of officers who are seen on a YouTube video of the encounter.
An inmate on California’s death row for the 1997 killing of two Riverside County sheriff’s deputies has died at San Quentin State Prison.
Detectives Monday were investigating the death of a 5-month-old boy in Carson.
A man was taken into custody Monday afternoon after making threats on social media against Antelope Valley College in Lancaster.
Authorities said a suspected carjacker has died following a struggle with sheriff’s deputies in Perris.