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  • After 135 mph chase and standoff, pickup driver is in CHP custody

    After 135 mph chase and standoff, pickup driver is in CHP custody

    A driver who led the California Highway Patrol and Los Angeles Police Department on a winding high-speed pursuit Monday through the San Fernando and Antelope valleys was taken into custody just before 7 p.m. after a lengthy standoff, authorities said.  The pursuit began about 5:05 p.m. at the intersection...

  • LAX shooting: Wife of slain TSA employee 'truly devastated'

    LAX shooting: Wife of slain TSA employee 'truly devastated'

    The wife of the Transportation Security Administration screener who was fatally shot at Los Angeles International Airport during a shooting rampage said Saturday her husband was “always there to help anyone in need." Standing outside their home a day after the shooting claimed the life of  Gerardo...

  • Friends, neighbors of slain TSA agent remember him as 'a great guy'

    On Saturday morning, police stood by as news trucks clogged the Porter Ranch street in front of the home of Gerardo Hernandez, the Transportation Safety Administration agent killed in Friday's shooting at LAX. Hernandez, 39, was the first TSA officer killed in the line of duty since the agency...

  • Glendale ex-convict, 24, charged in burglary of Burbank gun store

    A 24-year-old Glendale man faces multiple charges in connection with the burglary of a Burbank gun store late last month. Tigran Zmrukhtyan is accused of burglarizing AEGIS Trading Enterprises on the morning of Nov. 22. Seven handguns were taken from the business, according to police. Security...

  • Burbank police arrest man suspected of burglarizing trio of post-production businesses

    Burbank police are seeking additional victims after the arrest of a man who they say burglarized three post-production businesses in the city. Armen Baghdaserians, a 43-year-old Glendale resident, reportedly stole equipment from CenterStaging, Bang Zoom Entertainment and ESL Studios on three separate...

  • Man found dead in an apparent shooting at Burbank hotel

    Man found dead in an apparent shooting at Burbank hotel

    Authorities are looking into the apparent shooting death of a 34-year-old man at the Los Angeles Burbank Airport Marriott Hotel in Burbank. At approximately 11 p.m. Thursday, police responded to a report of shots fired in the 2500 block of Hollywood Way. Officers found the man lying on the ground...

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