Los Angeles Times

Adolfo Flores

Writer

Adolfo Flores no longer works for the Los Angeles Times. He previously covered Orange County for the Metro section. Flores had reported for the Pasadena Sun and Pasadena Star-News, where he was a city hall and public safety reporter. He was awarded a fellowship by the Metlife Foundation in Aging Fellows Program in 2010 and a second-place Los Angeles Press Club award for news feature in 2013. A Los Angeles native, Flores graduated from Cal State Northridge and is a fluent Spanish writer and speaker.

Recent Articles

  • El Sereno shooting leaves teen in critical condition

    El Sereno shooting leaves teen in critical condition

    Police were searching for three males Monday in connection with a gang-related shooting in El Sereno that left a teenager in critical condition. The teenager, believed to be about 14, was struck at least once in the chest about 5:30 p.m. in the 5300 block of Ithaca Avenue, said Los Angeles Police...

  • 'Life is temporary': Hundreds mourn 3 girls killed on Halloween

    'Life is temporary': Hundreds mourn 3 girls killed on Halloween

    Hundreds of mourners attended funeral services Saturday in Orange County for three 13-year-old girls who were killed while trick-or-treating Halloween night in Santa Ana. Family and friends gathered at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Santa Ana for a Spanish-language Mass held for twin sisters Lexi...

  • Man found dead inside Beverly Hills elevator shaft

    Man found dead inside Beverly Hills elevator shaft

    A man believed to have been a repairman was found dead Thursday inside a Beverly Hills apartment elevator shaft, authorities said. The man was found on top of the elevator about 8:50 p.m. in the 400 block of South Rexford Drive, said Sgt. Giovani Trejo. He was wearing an elevator service uniform....

  • Northern California utility workers find body of man hanging from tree

    Northern California utility workers find body of man hanging from tree

    Utility workers in Northern California on Thursday found the body of a man hanging from a tree, authorities said. The body was discovered about 11 a.m. in a grove of trees near the Thorne Road exit of Highway 101 in Greenfield, said Monterey County Sheriff's Sgt. Mark Sievers. It appeared as though...

  • Pedestrian struck, killed in Indio

    Pedestrian struck, killed in Indio

    A pedestrian was fatally struck by a car Thursday evening at an Indio intersection, fire officials said. The accident occurred about 6:25 p.m. at Clinton Street and Avenue 46, said Jennifer Fuhrman, spokeswoman for the Riverside County Fire Department. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the...

  • Sewage spill closes two marinas in Huntington Harbour

    Sewage spill closes two marinas in Huntington Harbour

    Two marinas in Huntington Harbour were closed Thursday to swimmers and divers until further notice because of a sewage spill, Orange County health authorities said. A backed-up pipe in Westminster sent about 1,000 gallons of raw sewage into a storm drain system that feeds into Huntington Harbour,...

  • Missing Fox executive's remains found by hikers in rural desert

    Missing Fox executive's remains found by hikers in rural desert

    The remains of Gavin Smith, a 20th Century Fox distribution executive who disappeared more than two years ago, have been found and positively identified by the Los Angeles County coroner, authorities said late Wednesday. Smith had not been seen since May 1, 2012. He was legally declared dead on...

  • Hit man in 'Yom Kippur murders' dies of natural causes on death row

    Hit man in 'Yom Kippur murders' dies of natural causes on death row

    A San Quentin State Prison inmate convicted in the murder-for-hire deaths of a Brentwood couple in 1985, dubbed the "Yom Kippur murders," died Wednesday of natural causes, authorities said. Steven Homick, 74, died at a nearby hospital, according to California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation....

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