| Dec 6, 2010
| 12:53 PM
Someone is leaving bowls of water laced with antifreeze around a motel in El Cajon in an effort to poison feral cats, an animal rescue volunteer said.
Cindy Williams, a volunteer with El Cajon Animal Rescue, told Fox 5 News that she found nine bowls of...
| Dec 9, 2010
| 5:34 PM
A homeless parolee pleaded not guilty Thursday tokidnapping and rape charges stemming from the alleged abduction and sexualassault of a 15-year-old girl and a similar attack on a woman in East County.
David Joseph Lascelles, 49, was ordered held on $1...
| Jan 2, 2011
Over the past two weeks, 571 people were arrested on suspicion of drunken driving in San Diego County, according to the San Diego County Sheriff's Department.
One death attributed to a drunk driver was reported Dec. 18 in El Cajon, but authorities were...
| Jan 14, 2011
| 3:05 PM
EL CAJON, Calif. --Police placed a man in protective custody Friday after a telephoned threat prompted officials to lock down Helix High School in La Mesa.
"There were no specific threats against the school or the students," said El Cajon police Lt. J....
| Jan 17, 2011
| 11:56 AM
EL CAJON, Calif. -- A man was behind bars Monday after a hand grenade was found in the trunk of his car in El Cajon, police said.
Geoffrey Curtis Killen, 29, was arrested in eastern El Cajon around 9 p.m. Sunday after the device was discovered, said Lt....
| Jan 21, 2011
| 2:36 PM
EL CAJON, Calif. -- If you bought a Mega Millions lottery ticket at a gas station just outside El Cajon last month, you might want to dig it out and check the numbers.
State Lottery officials announced today that a $195,910 prize has so far gone...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 11:38 AM
SANTEE, Calif. -- Deputies arrested the paid caretaker of a 93-year-old Pearl Harbor veteran for allegedly neglecting him while looting thousands of dollars from his life's savings.
Deputies discovered the World War II Navy veteran and his nurse, 62-...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 4:10 PM
EL CAJON, Calif. -- A paid caregiver accused of neglecting a 93-year-old Pearl Harbor survivor while she was stealing his life savings was charged with four felony counts Thursday.
Milagros Angeles, 62, appeared at a video arraignment in an El Cajon...
| Jan 30, 2011
| 7:30 AM
EL CAJON, Calif. -- The caretaker of a 93-year-old Pearl Harbor survivor found disoriented and living in filth in his San Diego County home pleaded not guilty to elder abuse and other felonies Thursday.
Milagros Angeles, 62, is charged with false...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 8:58 PM
SAN DIEGO - The operator of three San Diego County residential care facilities accused of embezzling nearly $665,000 from two men's bank accounts shortly before and after their deaths must stand trial on charges of financial elder abuse, forgery and other...
| Sep 1, 2010
| 8:26 AM
A bicyclist was seriously injured Tuesday when he rode into the side of a moving trolley, according to reports.
, shutting down a busy trolley line through part of East County, authorities said.
The man rode around trolley crossing guard arms and hit...
| Sep 5, 2010
A man's body was found in the bushes of an El Cajon neighborhood, police said Sunday.
Police are investigating the death of a transient whose body was found in the bushes in the Bostonia neighborhood.
A resident found the man's body just before 8:30 p....