| Feb 23, 2009
PASADENA -- A 6-year-old girl in Pasadena has died after a 32-inch television fell onto her.
Police say the tragic accident happened around 7:30 a.m. Sunday in the 12000 block of Hallwood Drive.
The girl was in a room with a sleeping adult when she...
| Jan 27, 2009
EL MONTE -- Authorities say a suspected gang member and his three passengers were arrested following a police chase in El Monte.
The nearly 90-minute pursuit began around 9:20 p.m. Monday when an El Monte patrol unit tried to stop the driver of a 2003...
| May 15, 2009
| 6:03 PM
EL MONTE -- One of the El Monte police officers involved in the violent arrest of a surrendering gang member owns a clothing business that features gang and prison-themed attire.
Court records show Officer George Fierro as the owner of Torcido Clothing,...
| May 23, 2009
| 7:26 PM
SOUTH EL MONTE -- Sheriff's deputies are searching for a San Gabriel Valley woman suspected of child abuse.
The woman has disappeared with her two young daughters, ages 2 years and 2 months.
Alma Beatriz Frias, 29, of South El Monte, has a history of...
| Jul 30, 2010
| 12:21 PM
LOS ANGELES -- A trial will be held in September to determine who owns one of the largest emeralds in the world.
Tony Thomas told a Los Angeles judge Friday that he paid a dealer $60,000 in 2001 for the "Bahia Emerald" which weighs 840 pounds (180,000...
| Jul 28, 2010
| 5:43 PM
Friends of Foster Children prepare for Christmas
Friends of Foster Children on July 24 kicked off their 35th Sugar Plum project. Twenty-nine of the group's 80 active members were on hand at the Altadena home of Charleen Albee to prepare holiday wish gift...
| May 19, 2010
| 10:18 PM
EL MONTE, Calif. -- Authorities say a woman accused of abducting a toddler from a hotel in El Monte is in custody and the child is safe.
14-month old Aleena Bustamontes was allegedly taken by her mother's ex-girlfriend, Monica Mendoza, 42, around 1 a.m....
| Jan 25, 2010
| 1:00 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Bank of America is offering a $50K reward for information leading to the arrests of the "20 Questions Bandits" who are responsible for at least six violent, armed bank robberies in Los Angeles, Ventura and Orange counties.
| Feb 2, 2010
| 11:20 AM
EL MONTE -- A man and woman have been found shot to death in a murder-suicide inside a home in El Monte, according to homicide detectives.
The shootings were reported around 11:30 p.m. Monday in the 3100 block of Vane Avenue, about a block south of the...
| Oct 7, 2009
| 6:52 AM
EL MONTE -- A driver was killed after he crashed his car into a tanker on the westbound San Bernardino (10) Freeway.
A fatal crash just before rush hour snarled the westbound San Bernardino (10) Freeway for thousands of commuters in El Monte today.
| Oct 29, 2009
| 4:07 AM
EL MONTE -- A local pregnant woman has died from complications of the swine flu.
Monica Rodriguez died Sunday at Methodist Hospital in Arcadia. She was five months pregnant with her second child.
Her husband, Jorge Gonzalez, says the 27-year old was...