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  • Authorities identify man killed by sheriff's deputy in La Puente

    The Los Angeles County coroner has identified an alleged intruder shot to death Friday by a L.A. County Sheriff's deputy in La Puente as 25-year-old Johnny Rangel. Coroner's investigator Brian Kim said investigators did not know where Rangel was from. The shooting occurred about 1:15 a.m. Friday...

  • Man found stabbed to death in La Puente

    Man found stabbed to death in La Puente

    Sheriff's homicide detectives were in La Puente early Wednesday to investigate the stabbing death of a man.  The incident was reported about 2:45 a.m. in the 15900 block of Old Valley Boulevard, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. The man was pronounced dead at the scene....

  • Man and woman found dead in Whittier

    Man and woman found dead in Whittier

    A man and a woman were found dead Thursday in a Whittier neighborhood, authorities said. Authorities were called to the 13500 block of Lanning Drive about 10 a.m., said Deputy Ryan Rouzan of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. The man and the woman were pronounced dead at the scene, Rouzan...

  • Monterey Park adopts permit requirements for massage parlors

    Monterey Park adopts permit requirements for massage parlors

    Monterey Park will require all new massage businesses to obtain permits to operate under an ordinance adopted Wednesday night. The move is the latest in a series of tighter local controls on massage parlors adopted this year by San Gabriel Valley cities following a 2014 amendment to state law that...

  • Man found stabbed to death in Baldwin Park

    Man found stabbed to death in Baldwin Park

    A man was stabbed to death and a woman was injured Thursday at a San Gabriel Valley residence, authorities said. About 5:25 p.m., Baldwin Park police responded to a residence in the 4700 block of Maine Avenue, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The 23-year-old man died at...

  • Man charged in double stabbing in Covina says he's not guilty

    Man charged in double stabbing in Covina says he's not guilty

    A 19-year-old man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to two counts of attempted murder for allegedly stabbing two men in a Covina parking lot. Louis Vasquez of La Puente was arrested Saturday after police said he knifed a man as he walked through a parking lot in the 100 block of North Azusa Avenue. Shortly...

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