Law Enforcement
Authorities offer $55,000 reward to find killer of Anaheim girl

Anaheim authorities Thursday offered a $55,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who shot and killed a 9-year-old girl while she played outside her home. Ximena Meza was fatally shot Wednesday about 7:15 p.m. outside her apartment in the 2300 block of West Greenacre Avenue near the Brookhurst Community Park, said Lt. Bob Dunn, a spokesman for the Anaheim Police Department. She was struck at least once. She died at 7:56 p.m. at the UC Irvine Medical Center, according to the Orange County coroner. Anaheim Police Chief Raul Quezada and city officials approved a $50,000 reward, Dunn said. The Anaheim Police Assn. also offered $5,000 for information...