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  • Former student trustee threatened woman with 'revealing photo,' D.A. says

    Former student trustee threatened woman with 'revealing photo,' D.A. says

    A former student trustee for the Los Angeles Community College District has been accused of threatening to make public a “revealing photo” of another student government official, prosecutors said Friday. The goal was “to force her to resign her position at a student government organization by threatening...

  • Man in Athens shot twice, struck by car, then dies

    Man in Athens shot twice, struck by car, then dies

    A man was shot twice and then struck by a car early Saturday morning in the unincorporated community of Athens south of the 105 Freeway, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said. Detectives “believe he was already lying in the street when he was struck by the vehicle. The driver of the...

  • Detectives investigate fatal stabbing at South L.A. Metro station

    Los Angeles County homicide detectives are investigating the fatal stabbing of a man Thursday night that has shut down the Avalon Station on Metro’s Green Line in South Los Angeles.  The incident was reported around 9:53 p.m. in the 11600 block of South Avalon Boulevard, said L.A. County Sheriff’s...

  • Man suffers wounds to face in possible machete attack

    Man suffers wounds to face in possible machete attack

    A 35-year-old man suffered cuts to his face after he was attacked, possibly with a machete, Monday morning, Los Angeles police said. Officers received a call around 9:43 a.m. about an assault with a deadly weapon in the 5000 block of Rodeo Road, said LAPD Officer Drake Madison. The incident involved...

  • Mother's boyfriend charged in fatal stabbing of 2-year-old South Los Angeles girl

    Mother's boyfriend charged in fatal stabbing of 2-year-old South Los Angeles girl

    A pregnant woman's boyfriend was charged Thursday with fatally stabbing her 2-year-old daughter during a domestic dispute in South Los Angeles this week, prosecutors said. Lataz Gray, 22, faces one count of murder in the death of Maliaya Tademy, with a special allegation that he used a knife, and...

  • Suspect in custody in fatal stabbing of toddler

    Suspect in custody in fatal stabbing of toddler

    A man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of fatally stabbing a 2-year-old girl and critically injuring his girlfriend, who was five months pregnant, in their home in South Los Angeles, police said. Lataz Gray, 22, was receiving medical treatment at a hospital for a cut to his hand Tuesday morning...

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