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    • Mustang car chase suspects charged with burglary and hit-and-run

      Mustang car chase suspects charged with burglary and hit-and-run

      Two men who led authorities in a pursuit across L.A. County last week were charged Monday with four felonies, including residential burglary.  Herschel Reynolds, 20, and Isaiah Young, 19, each face two counts of hit-and-run driving resulting in property damage and one count each of first-degree...

    • O.C. kidnapping and chase suspect arrested in Cerritos after daylong manhunt

      O.C. kidnapping and chase suspect arrested in Cerritos after daylong manhunt

      A kidnapping suspect who led police on a winding pursuit across Orange County and slipped away after a tense standoff with officers in Newport Beach was arrested Tuesday night in Cerritos. Deputies took Thomas Ueno, 35, into custody without incident about 7 p.m. in the 17800 block of Kensington...

    • Man is killed in deputy-involved shooting in Norwalk; deputy injured

      Man is killed in deputy-involved shooting in Norwalk; deputy injured

      A man was fatally shot Wednesday by a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy after a deputy was struck by the man's vehicle, authorities said. The deputy was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries, according to Deputy Juanita Navarro-Suarez.  The shooting occurred about 5:15 p.m. near Alondra...

    • Man's body and several cans of gas found inside burning car in Cerritos

      Man's body and several cans of gas found inside burning car in Cerritos

      The body of a 55-year-old man was found Sunday in a burning sedan in Cerritos that had several gasoline cans inside, authorities said. Shortly before 8 p.m., firefighters and investigators found the 1999 Toyota Corolla engulfed in flames in the 7800 block of Denni Street, according to Deputy Mike...

    • Fatal deputy-involved shooting in Cerritos began with suspicious person report

      Fatal deputy-involved shooting in Cerritos began with suspicious person report

      The investigation into the first fatal deputy-involved shooting in Cerritos in nearly a decade continued Friday, with detectives combing a vehicle involved in the shooting for evidence. The shooting occurred Thursday afternoon in the 17200 block of Pires Avenue, just a couple of blocks away from...

    • Area school district settles lawsuit, will change elections

      The ABC Unified School District in Cerritos has become the latest jurisdiction to switch election systems in the face of lawsuits alleging violations of the California Voting Rights Act. The district's board voted Tuesday to settle a lawsuit brought against it and to implement a new election system....

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