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Fatal Shooting That Killed 2 In South LA Believed To Be Gang-Related

Officers were called to the 13000 block of Broadway Avenue near West 130th Street, the LAPD reports.

06/28/2015

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South LA Man Pleads No Contest To Stabbing 6-Year-Old Son To Death

Nathan Alexander Sanchez was found in bed in a trailer behind a home.

06/24/2015

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2 Arrests Made In Murder Of South LA Taco Vendor

Police say Alvaro Mata-Rico of Bell Gardens was working at his stand on East 51st Street and McKinley Avenue when he was killed shortly after 11 p.m. Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/23/2015

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Crews Knock Down House Fire In South Los Angeles

Los Angeles Fire Department personnel were called to the residence, located in the 1800 block of West 75th Street, around 1 p.m.

06/20/2015

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Clerk Shot At South LA Big Lots, Police Searching For Suspect

LAPD officers were called to the store, located at Slauson Avenue and Manhattan Place, shortly after 2 p.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/16/2015

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Students Feel The Love After Singing Rendition Of ‘The Lion King’

Under a bridge in South L.A., in a reclaimed mortuary, is a small charter school that’s coming alive with the sound of music. The facade is rather dreary. But step inside and you’ll find giraffes and lions and birds – a bevy of costumed kids – belting out songs from the Disney classic “The Lion King.”

06/12/2015

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Knife-Wielding Woman Barricaded In South LA Home

A woman with a knife was barricaded in a South L.A. home Friday afternoon.

06/12/2015

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New Developments In Ezell Ford Investigation Trigger South LA Protest

Ford’s family told CBS2/KCAL9’s Adrianna Weingold they were not participating in the demonstration. But they are upset at a report that began circulating Friday that the LAPD had determined the officers’ actions were justified and that they’d make that recommendation to the L.A. Police Commission.

06/06/2015

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Source: LAPD May Find 2 Officers Were Justified In Fatal Shooting Of Ezell Ford

Board President Steve Soboroff told CBS2/KCAL9’s Erica Nochlin he’s angry about the leaks in the investigation.

06/05/2015

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South LA Man Arrested For Allegedly Murdering Wife, Baby Boy

Police Friday announced a 26-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murders of his wife and baby boy.

06/05/2015

Algernon Rieux is suspected in the double homicide of his wife and newborn son. (credit: LA Sheriff's Deputies)

Man Wanted For Murders Of His Wife, Baby Son Near South Los Angeles

The bodies of a woman and a baby boy were discovered Thursday morning near South Los Angeles.

06/04/2015

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Pregnant Woman, Others Hurt When DUI Suspect Plows Through South LA Strip Mall, House

The driver struck two cars, injuring a pregnant driver and another woman, CBS2/KCAL9’s Andrea Fujii reports.

06/02/2015

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Toddler, 2 Others Injured When Pursuit Ends In Violent Crash In South LA

A toddler and two others were injured Thursday night after a pursuit ended in a violent crash with a bystander vehicle.

05/28/2015

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Lawsuit: Principal Was Too Busy To Help Girl Who Was Being Sexually Assaulted

A lawsuit filed against Los Angeles Unified School District alleges a school principal disregarded a report that a 14-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by boys on campus because she was too busy going to a meeting.

05/26/2015

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South LA Family Get Frightening Shock When Police Chase Ends Next To Their Barbecue

Officers responding to a burglary report at a South L.A. home say they arrived to find the suspect leaving out the back.

05/25/2015

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