The LAPD said the suspect was behind a business waving the ax aggressively.
The male suspect, believed to be between 40 and 60 years old, fled the scene in a dark colored SUV.
A 24-year-old man was in custody Tuesday for allegedly beating a Metro bus operator in West Hills last month.
The driver is reportedly recovering at the home of relative.
Detectives sought witnesses’s help Monday regarding a violent four-vehicle crash that killed an 89-year-old woman over the weekend.
Authorities arrested a 24-year-old man Saturday and accused him of driving under the influence in a multi-vehicle crash that killed an 89-year-old woman in Reseda.
Detectives are conducting a homicide investigation Thursday in North Hollywood.
Authorities say an early-morning wrong-way crash in the San Fernando Valley has left four people injured, including a suspected drunken driver.
A man was charged Wednesday with murdering his 77-year-old mother, whose body was found in an alley near their apartment.
A 40-year-old man has been accused of killing his 76-year-old mother and dumping her body in an alley in Burbank, police said.
A burglary suspect has been hospitalized after being shot by police inside a North Hollywood 99 Cents Only store.
A grass fire possibly sparked by a “radio-control model aircraft” broke out Monday in the Sepulveda Dam flood control basin in Van Nuys.
One person was killed and another was injured in a crash on the Hollywood (170) Freeway in the Valley Glen area, a city fire official said.
Bobby Brown pleaded no contest Wednesday to a misdemeanor drunken driving charge stemming from his March 26 arrest in the San Fernando Valley.
Police say a hit-and-run driver who fatally struck a male pedestrian in Van Nuys surrendered to authorities hours later.