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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...

  • Man thought to have been carrying a rifle voluntarily surrenders to police, claims it was a BB gun

    A 25-year-old Burbank man is in custody after allegedly pointing a fake firearm at a mother and son late Thursday morning, authorities said. Jose Luevanos was arrested on suspicion of displaying an imitation firearm in a threatening manner after police received a call at around 11:40 a.m. about...

  • Burbank teens suspected of alleged assault

    Burbank police made a pair of arrests in connection with an assault on two teenagers in late January, according to a statement released by police Tuesday. Burbank residents Alejandro Puebla, 19, and a 16-year-old boy were arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon. Lt. Claudio Losacco...

  • Trio of suspected gang members arrested in armed robbery of a Burbank Little Caesars

    Trio of suspected gang members arrested in armed robbery of a Burbank Little Caesars

    Three alleged gang members were arrested by Burbank police last Wednesday in connection with an armed robbery that occurred in late December, authorities said. Carlos Ramirez, 25, of North Hollywood, along with two underage juveniles — one from Hollywood and the other from Los Angeles — were arrested...

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