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  • Man arrested for alleged role in fatal Shadow Hills crash

    Man arrested for alleged role in fatal Shadow Hills crash

    A 28-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder for his alleged role in a fatal traffic crash early Friday in Shadow Hills, police said. Luis Tapia of Sunland is suspected of contributing to the death of a woman on Sunland Boulevard near La Canada Way at about 12:20 a.m., the...

  • Lightning strike leaves 700 people without power in Sunland

    Lightning strike leaves 700 people without power in Sunland

    A lightning strike in Sunland left more than 700 people without electricity Wednesday night, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power said.  The outage was reported Wednesday around 3 p.m. after lines were knocked down by the lightning, officials said. Television news footage showed downed...

  • 3 men to stand trial for allegedly killing man for insurance policy

    A Glendale man accused of killing his estranged boyfriend to collect on his life insurance policy was ordered to stand trial Wednesday on murder charges. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Hayden Zacky ruled that sufficient evidence was presented during a three-day preliminary hearing to move...

  • Doughnut shop owner scuffles with suspects during armed robbery

    Doughnut shop owner scuffles with suspects during armed robbery

    The owner of a Burbank doughnut shop was attacked early Wednesday morning during an armed robbery, according to police. Two men wearing hooded sweatshirts and masks entered Kim’s Donuts and Coffee on Victory Boulevard around 5:25 a.m. Burbank Police Lt. Travis Irving said at least one of the men...

  • Transient arrested after allegedly pulling a knife on worker at aid center

    A transient is in custody after allegedly pulling a knife on a worker at the Burbank Temporary Aid Center, known as BTAC, Monday morning, police said. Kenneth Jackson, 30, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon and false imprisonment by the Los Angeles County district attorney's office after...

  • Man arrested for road-rage stabbing of driver preceding fatal crash

    Man arrested for road-rage stabbing of driver preceding fatal crash

    A Glendale man was arrested Tuesday for his alleged involvement in a fatal car crash on Dec. 9 that took the life of a 52-year-old man. Haroution Stepanyan, 24, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of stabbing the driver of a minivan that crashed into Rodolfo Tan — who was standing at a bus stop near...

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