Inglewood Man Arrested In Playa Del Rey Hit-And-Run That Killed Of Downey Mother, Wendy Galdamez PalmaDarwin Dantzler, 39, was arrested Wednesday, but has since been released after posting $50,000 bail. According to Los Angeles County sheriff’s jail records, he is scheduled to appear in court on Jan. 12, 2022.
Woman Fatally Struck By Car In DowneyThe crash happened at about 4:50 a.m. on Firestone Boulevard and Newville Avenue, not far from the 605 Freeway.
Man Arrested After Military Explosives Force Evacuation Of Downey NeighborhoodMilitary ordnance and propellant powders were found at the Downey home.
Bridge Work Will Close Paramount Blvd. In DowneyAn area of the southbound 5 Freeway will be partially closed this weekend in Downey for bridge deck repair work, state transportation officials said.
Reports Of BB, Pellet Gun Shootings At Cars Expands West To CerritosMore than a dozen vehicles have been damaged in BB or pellet gun shootings as they drove on Southern California freeways. No one has been hurt in any of the shootings, but authorities are alarmed.
Third-Party Contractor Causes Natural Gas Leak In Downey Prompting EvacuationsA natural gas leak was reported near Rives Avenue and Stewart and Gray Road in Downey Thursday afternoon.
Driver Killed After Car Slams Into Tree In DowneyIt’s unclear if speed, drugs or alcohol played a role in the wreck.
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Investigators Seeking Victims Of Real Estate Fraud Suspect Jaime Gomez Jr.Jaime Gomez Jr., 41, was charged in June of 2020 with nine felonies, including grand theft, attempted grand theft, identity theft, and recording fraudulent documents.
"An Asset To Downey Residents": Ground Broken For New Sports ComplexOfficials broke ground Saturday on the construction of the $12.2 million Downey Sports Complex at Rancho Los Amigos South Campus.
3-Year-Old Boy Shot In Leg While Riding In Car On Downey FreewayAt least one gunman opened fire from another car while the boy was riding with his father on the 105 Freeway.
Downey Man Who Sold Sick Puppies To Pay $200K In Restitution To 63 FamiliesGustavo Gonzalez was immediately sentenced to 87 days in jail, placed on probation for a year, and ordered to pay $203,000 in restitution to 63 families and the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles.
Walmart To Temporarily Close Downey, Torrance, And Huntington Beach Stores For Cleaning, SanitizationWalmart has also closed stores in Panorama City, Corona, Compton, Paramount, South Gate, Lancaster and Upland over the past few weeks for similar deep cleanings.
Security Camera Catches Man With Child Stealing Turf From Downey GymSecurity cameras were rolling around 2:30 a.m. Monday when a man, and what appeared to be young girl, walk up to the outdoor tent at Winning Image Fitness, but they were not there for personal training.
Woman Found Dead In DowneyThe death was reported at about 11:20 p.m. Sunday in the 11600 block of Lakewood Boulevard.
Police Officer Pleads Guilty In 2018 Hit-And-Run ChargeA former police officer is charged in a 2018 hit-and-run in the Lakewood area and causing moderate injuries.