A 51-year-old man who died following a fight at a gas station in the unincorporated Athens Village area had kidnapped the 44-year-old man he fought with, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department homicide detectives determined Monday.
More than 1,000 former residents and neighbors of a Willowbrook Apartment complex are seeking environmental justice, claiming that their illnesses are related to contamination in the ground below.
Authorities have killed two men and traded shots with a third in Los Angeles-area confrontations.
Deputies fired at two men driving a stolen car after they ran from the vehicle Wednesday night.
Sheriff’s deputies were unsuccessful in finding a suspected car thief who fled into the Nickerson Gardens housing project in Watts, causing a perimeter to be set up around the apartments for eight hours and counting.
A woman was fatally shot in Willowbrook Sunday, but few details were immediately available.
Authorities have released the names of four family members killed in a Los Angeles backyard in what investigators believe was a gang-related shooting.
Authorities say four men are dead following a shooting in Willowbrook.
Authorities Sunday said autopsies are expected to show that an 81-year-old Willowbrook woman and her daughter died in their sleep due to carbon monoxide poisoning after using a natural gas-fired oven to heat their home.
A pedestrian has been struck and killed by a light rail train in south Los Angeles.
The accident occurred Friday night in the unincorporated Willowbrook area of south Los Angeles. There were no injuries on the Metro Blue Line train.
A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy has shot and killed a man authorities say pointed a gun at him during a chase in the unincorporated Willowbrook area south of Los Angeles.