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  • Teen girl shot to death in Marina del Rey shopping center parking lot

    Teen girl shot to death in Marina del Rey shopping center parking lot

    Police are looking for a gunman who shot a teenage girl to death in a Marina del Rey shopping center parking lot Wednesday night, authorities said. The attack occurred just before 8 p.m. near Maxella and Glencoe avenues. The victim, identified as Kristine Carman, 17, was sitting in her car when...

  • Body found along shore in Playa del Rey

    A body was found along the shore in Playa del Rey Sunday night, authorities said.  The body was found by a county lifeguard about 7 p.m. amid some rocks near Ballona Creek, according to Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy Jeff Gordon. Gordon said he did not know the person's age or gender, or the...

  • Fireworks display at Kardashian party frightens beach residents

    Fireworks display at Kardashian party frightens beach residents

    Residents of the beach communities on the Westside aren’t used to much noise at night. Neighbors turn down TVs by 10 p.m., and they tend to keep one another informed about any plans for loud parties. So when an eight-minute fireworks display lit up the sky just after midnight Tuesday, thousands...

  • Autistic girl's Make-A-Wish bike is stolen in Marina del Rey

    Autistic girl's Make-A-Wish bike is stolen in Marina del Rey

    To the thieves, it was just a bicycle — an electric-powered, orange-colored bike  they took from a Marina del Rey condominium complex. But what the two men stole was the joy that 12-year-old Mia Timbrello felt when she rode the three-wheeled bicycle that was given to her last April by the Make-A-Wish...

  • Charges expected in shooting death of Marina del Rey security guard

    Charges expected in shooting death of Marina del Rey security guard

    A 47-year-old Inglewood man is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday in connection with the killing of a security guard in Marina del Rey just before the end of the year. Byron Keith Street is due to be arraigned on charges of murder, burglary, felony vandalism and being a felon in possession of a...

  • Authorities release sketch of Marina del Rey shooting suspect

    Authorities release sketch of Marina del Rey shooting suspect

    Authorities are asking for the public’s help as they continue to investigate the shooting death of a security guard outside an upscale apartment complex in Marina del Rey. Patrick Odoikyene, 47, was discovered in a parking lot early Monday with multiple gunshot wounds, according to the Los Angeles...

  • Man shot outside Marina del Rey apartment complex is identified
    Man shot outside Marina del Rey apartment complex is identified

    A security guard found shot to death outside an upscale apartment complex in Marina del Rey has been identified as a South Los Angeles man.

    Patrick Odoikyene, 47, was discovered in a parking lot early Monday with multiple gunshot wounds, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. He...

  • Man killed at Marina del Rey complex was a 'courtesy' patroller
    Man killed at Marina del Rey complex was a 'courtesy' patroller

    A man found shot to death early Monday outside an upscale apartment complex in Marina del Rey was a “courtesy patrol” team member.

    An email sent by General Manager Sue Kohan to residents at the Shores complex said "a terrible tragedy occurred" that "involved one of the members of our courtesy patrol...

  • Man found shot to death at Marina del Rey apartment complex
    Man found shot to death at Marina del Rey apartment complex

    A man was found shot to death early Monday in Marina del Rey, authorities said.

    Los Angeles County sheriff’s homicide detectives were called to the Shores apartment complex in the 4200 block of Via Marina at about 3:25 a.m., Sgt. Carmen Arballo said.

    Police tape roped off the apartment complex's...

  • Boat sinks off Marina Del Rey coast; 2 men rescued
    Boat sinks off Marina Del Rey coast; 2 men rescued

    Two men were rescued from the waters off the Marina Del Rey coast Wednesday night after their boat capsized.

    The boat was outside the marina breakwater and somehow got tangled in a lobster net line after 7 p.m. and was taking on water, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

    "When...

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