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Third Fullerton Police Officer Charged In Kelly Thomas Case

A third police officer has been charged Thursday in connection with the beating death of a schizophrenic transient last year.

CBS Los Angeles–09/27/2012

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Burbank Man Arrested For Exposing Himself, Trying To Kidnap Underage Girl

A homeless man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly exposing himself to a 16-year-old girl and then attempting to kidnap her in Burbank.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/20/2012

Sergio Alvarez is suspected of choking a pelican to death. (credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department)

Man Pleads Not Guilty To Allegedly Killing Pelican With Bare Hands In Malibu

A transient pleaded not guilty Friday to one felony count of animal cruelty after allegedly killing a pelican with his bare hands.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/24/2012

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Man Arrested For Killing Pelican With Bare Hands In Malibu

A transient was arrested Wednesday evening after allegedly killing a pelican with his bare hands.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/23/2012

Carter Evans spoke to this 6-year-old who said someone almost abducted Friday afternoon. (credit: CBS)

Parents In East LA On Edge After Boy, 6, Is Nearly Abducted

Parents in East Los Angeles are on edge Friday evening after a 6-year-old boy told his family that a man tried to abduct him.


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Police Seek Owner Of Urn Dropped Off By Transient At El Monte Church

The mystery surrounding the owner of an urn, filled with what appears to be cremated remains, continues to puzzle police Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/27/2012

body found map

Body Found On Spring Street In Downtown Los Angeles

A body was found Monday in downtown Los Angeles, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

CBS Los Angeles–07/23/2012


Pinkberry Co-Founder Ordered To Stand Trial In Transient Attack

A co-founder of the Pinkberry yogurt chain was ordered Thursday to stand trial on a felony charge of assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly striking a transient with a tire iron last year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/19/2012

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Transient Accused In Double Homicide Ordered To Stand Trial

Zachariah Lehnen, a transient accused of murdering an 89-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman in 2011, was ordered to stand trial.


Sammy George (l) and Cindy Elsner (courtesy Riverside PD)

Police: Riverside Dad, Daughter Duped Mentally Impaired Man Out Of $24,000

A transient father-daughter duo faced theft and conspiracy charges on Tuesday after convincing a mentally impaired man he had won the lottery.


51-Year-Old Transient Critically Injured In Hit-And-Run Crash On Skid Row

A woman was listed in critical condition Sunday after being struck by a hit-and-run driver on Skid Row.


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Arrest Made In Stabbing Murder Of Valley Transient

A 46-year-old man was arrested Friday in connection with the killing of a man found dead in the Tujunga Wash in Van Nuys.


A homeless person was stabbed to death near the Tujunga wash. (credit: CBS)

Police Continue To Search For Killer Of Transient Male

Authorities Sunday continued to search for the killer of a homeless man in the San Fernando Valley.


A homeless person was stabbed to death near the Tujunga wash. (credit: CBS)

Male Transient Reportedly Stabbed To Death In Valley Glen Near Tujunga Wash

Homicide detectives from the Van Nuys division are investigating the stabbing death of a transient Saturday evening in the San Fernando Valley.


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Checkpoint Friday Will Target OC Homeless Serial Killer

Orange County authorities are continuing to set up checkpoints in the hunt for a serial killer targeting homeless men.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/13/2012