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Recent Crime News
Sunday Jan 18 | via LA Daily News
Sheriff's deputies are investigating the shooting death of a man in the 45400 block of Corkwood Avenue, investigators said today. The Sheriff's Homicide Bureau is asking anyone with information to call 890-5500. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 6 | via LA Daily News
A Palmdale woman and her boyfriend pleaded not guilty today to murder and other charges stemming from the beating death of her 2-year-old son. Rosie Lee Wilson, 21, and Brandon Jerel Williams, 25, were charged with murder and assault on a child causing death after the boy died Oct. 5, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 30 | via KRON 4
A Los Angeles County jury says a man should die for the torture killings of a Lancaster woman and her three young daughters. Jurors reached the verdict Tuesday in the case of Corey Lynn King, who was convicted last month of first-degree murder, torture and arson. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 30 | via LA Daily News
LANCASTER >> A jury on Tuesday recommended the death penalty for an Altadena man who murdered a friend's mother and her three young daughters and then set the family's Lancaster home on fire. Jurors deliberated about two hours before returning their verdict in the penalty phase of Corey Lynn King's trial, during which Assistant Head Deputy Robert Sherwood told the panel of another murder the defendant is suspected of committing. Comment?
Dec 27, 2014 | via CBS Local
Thomas Silas was arrested outside his home shortly after 12:30 a.m. Thursday in the 2700 block of East Avenue J-4, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy Miguel Ruiz of the Lancaster station. Silas reportedly had been arguing with his wife about financial issues when he shot her with a handgun. Comment?
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