Five people were injured and dozens more displaced when a fire swept through a three-story motel on Christmas Day in the Westlake District of Los Angeles.
The incident occurred at 3rd Street and Witmer Street just before 9:10 p.m.
Books were burned or charred, many others were waterlogged. CD cases were melted.
Arson investigators Friday were trying to determine the cause of a church fire in South LA.
Fire crews Wednesday responded to reports of a car hanging over the side of a parking structure in Westlake, authorities said.
Damien Estes, 27, was arrested Thursday at about 10 a.m., authorities said.
Robert Garza, 37, appeared in court Thursday.
He reportedly confronted — and got into an altercation — with a football player he accused of sexually harassing his 15-year-old sister.
The LAPD is on the scene, with officers expected to continue the investigation late into the night. Details surrounding the victim’s death remain unclear.
A man was pulled off the track between train cars at a Metro subway station in the Westlake district of Los Angeles over the weekend.
One person was killed and a second suspect believed to be at large after an officer involved shooting Tuesday evening.
Nestled in the middle of residential Agoura Hills is one of the oldest homes in California.
Nestled within Westlake Village is a gem of a gated community created in the 1960s as a country getaway for city dwellers located on a 125-acre lake with eight miles of shoreline.
If someone tells you they live in Westlake Village, you might want to ask “Which one?”.
When you think of pineapples and bananas, Westlake Village probably isn’t the first thing to come to mind.