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Friday | via Whittier Daily News
The 34-year-old suspect had been sought as an ex-felon in possession of a weapon, and as a parolee at large, said Los Angeles County Sheriff's Lt. Daniel Gillespie. Comment?
Friday | via NBC Los Angeles
Deputies received a call at around 7:30 p.m. that an ex-convict had a gun at his apartment in the 11900 block of Inez Street, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said. When they arrived on the scene the man allegedly refused to surrender, and they had to evacuate the apartment complex as the standoff began. Comment?
Monday Feb 23 | via Whittier Daily News
A man suspected of assaulting another man with a machete in Whittier led police on a short pursuit Monday afternoon, authorities said At about 2 p.m., the sheriff's Norwalk station received a report of a possible assault with a deadly weapon at Catholic Rainbow Outreach located at 11419 Carmenita Rd., Chavez said. She described it as a halfway home. Comment?
Friday Feb 20 | via Whittier Daily News
An off-duty Whittier Police Department officer opened fire as he chased someone who earlier had broken into his home in the Palms district of Los Angeles, police said today. The officer-involved shooting took place in the 3200 block of Military Avenue about 10 p.m. Thursday, said Sgt. Comment?
Friday Feb 20 | via Whittier Daily News
LOS ANGELES >> An off-duty Whittier Police Department fired a shotgun at an intruder at his Los Angeles home late Thursday, though it was unclear if the suspect, who fled, was struck, authorities said. The officer-involved shooting took place in the 3200 block of Military Avenue about 10 p.m. Thursday, said Sgt. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 18 | via Whittier Daily News
The crime took place about 1:40 a.m. when the robber entered a 76 station on Whittier Boulevard , just east of Laurel Avenue, Whittier police Detective Jose Bolanos said. Wearing a surgical mask and brandishing a large-caliber handgun, the robber jumped over the counter and demanded the clerk open the cash register, police said in a written statement. Comment?
Monday Feb 16 | via Whittier Daily News
ONTARIO >> A tattoo artist and Whitter gang member is behind bars accused of a stabbing a man in the back and head earlier this month, Ontario Police officials said Monday. Barnardo Manuel Aranda, 41, of Los Angeles was arrested Friday afternoon at a tattoo shop at 5498 W. Mission Blvd. in Ontario, according to San Bernardino County Sheriff's jail booking logs. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 10 | via Whittier Daily News
Police on Tuesday released the names of four suspects in a stabbing incident that occurred in Santa Fe Springs over the weekend. Lorenzo Perez, 21, Ryan Arvidson, 25, Marlene Cardenas, 30, and Adam Giavelli, 26 each face one count of assault with a deadly weapon, said Officer John Scoggins of the Whittier Police Department. Comment?
Monday Feb 9 | via Whittier Daily News
Officers arrested three men and a woman on Monday afternoon, according to Officer John Scoggins of the Whittier Police Department. He said the four suspects are from Santa Fe Springs. Comment?
Saturday Feb 7 | via Whittier Daily News
WEST WHITTIER >> Bullets struck a home during a drive-by shooting late Friday, but no one was injured, authorities said. The shooting took place about 8:10 p.m. in the 11000 block of Wakeman Street in the unincorporated county area of West Whittier, Los Angeles County sheriff's Sgt. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 3 | via San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Crossing guard Abel Castellanos was struck and killed by a motorist on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 near macy Intermediate School. WHITTIER >> Monterey Park employees, community members and family remembered Abel Castellanos Tuesday evening as a happy father and friend who was dependable and full of life. 1 comment
Jan 27, 2015 | via Whittier Daily News
Blanca Stella Negrete of Whittier, then a 21-year-old employee at Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital, was attacked and strangled in her Whittier home on June 27, 1981. Joseph Allen Thornton, 53, pleaded 'no contest' in connection with her killing in Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, after being linked to the cold case by DNA evidence. Comment?
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