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100 Chickens Recovered In Willowbrook Cock Fighting Bust

Nearly 100 chickens were rescued by county authorities after sheriff’s deputies broke up a cock fighting ring in Willowbrook.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/07/2012

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Search For Shooting Suspects Underway In Willowbrook

One person was shot near 126th and Figueroa in Willowbrook on Tuesday at about 2:20 p.m., according to the Century Sheriff’s Station.


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8,000 Pounds Of Illegal Fireworks Seized From Willowbrook Home

Authorities say they have recovered 8,000 pounds of illegal and dangerous fireworks with a street value of more than $20,000 in Willowbrook.


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Officials Moving Day Care Center Away From Contaminated Site In Willowbrook

Hundreds of former Willowbrook residents are suing Los Angeles County, charging that they suffered cancer and other illnesses because of underground contamination in the area.


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Woman, Her 2 Children Killed In Violent Crash In Willowbrook

An active investigation was under way Monday following a violent collision that claimed the lives of two young children and their mother, and that left two others injured.


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Police Continue Hunt For Driver In Deadly Willowbrook Hit-And-Run

Detectives Monday continued their search for the person behind a deadly hit and run in Willowbrook last week.


DMV photo of Lazaro Gamez taken in 2007. (credit: LAPD)

Police Ask For Public’s Help In Search For 101-Year-Old Man

Los Angeles police are asking for the public’s help to find a missing 101-year-old man.


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Man Killed And Girl, 7, Critical In Hit-And-Run

A 38-year-old man was killed, and a 7-year-old girl was critically injured, when they were run over in a Willowbrook crosswalk by a pearl white Cadillac Escalade, California Highway Patrol officers said Saturday.


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Man Stabbed During Fight On Metro Green Line Train

An unidentified male was stabbed Friday evening in a fight on a Metro Green Line train in Willowbrook.



Suspected Kidnapper Dies In Fight With Victim

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/13/2012

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Contaminated Ground Near Willowbrook Day Care Spawns Controversy, Lawsuit

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.


2 Killed In Police Shootings Overnight

Authorities have killed two men and traded shots with a third in Los Angeles-area confrontations.


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Deputies Shoot Suspect, Nab Another Fleeing From Stolen Car

Deputies fired at two men driving a stolen car after they ran from the vehicle Wednesday night.


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Search Underway For Suspect In Watts Deputy-Involved Shooting

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.


Authorities Probe Fatal Shooting In Willowbrook

A woman was fatally shot in Willowbrook Sunday, but few details were immediately available.