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  1. Social worker, police visited troubled family months before South Pasadena boy went missing

    07.26 / 20:53 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    A social worker and local police contacted a troubled San Gabriel Valley couple months before their 5-year-old son's disappearance alarmed Southlanders far and wide, according to court documents reviewed by this publication.Now the father, a South Pasadena…
  2. Signal Hill police arrest suspect after 3-hour standoff

    07.26 / 16:51 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    An armed man surrendered to Signal Hill police after a three-hour standoff Tuesday evening, according to authorities.Officers surrounded a home in the 2300 block of Cerritos Avenue after getting a call about an assault there around 4:25 p.m., police said in a statement.A man had attacked someone there and then refused to come out, according to…
  3. Long Beach police responded to two separate shootings; one person injured

    07.25 / 23:56 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    Long Beach police responded to two separate shootings Monday night, including one in which a man grabbed the gun of a security guard and shot at him, police said. At about 7:15 p.m. Monday, Long Beach police were dispatched to a gas station at Long Beach Boulevard and Pacific Coast Highway regarding a person with a…
  4. 65-year-old suspected of stabbing 93-year-old to death in North Long Beach senior home

    07.25 / 22:41 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    Police said they arrested the suspected attacker at the scene. They identified her as Linda Womack, 65.She's been booked on suspicion of murder and is being held in lieu of $2 million bail, according to jail records.Womack was roommates with Alice Pritchard, 93, at the The Chateau assisted living facility in…
  5. Authorities identify woman, 93, stabbed to death in North Long Beach senior home

    07.25 / 17:15 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    The Los Angeles County Coroner's office identified her Tuesday as Alice Pritchard.It's unclear if Pritchard was a resident at The Chateau senior home in the 3100 block of…
  6. Downey woman finds boyfriend dead; police arrest man in Whittier

    07.25 / 16:14 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    A Downey woman returned home Monday afternoon to find her boyfriend had been killed and his body left in their backyard, according to police.Investigators believe a man who is dating the woman's sister is responsible for the slaying, Downey police said in a statement, and he's been arrested on suspicion of…
  7. Compton fist fight escalates until man is killed by vehicle

    07.25 / 14:13 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    COMPTON - A 30-year-old man was killed in Compton when he was struck by a vehicle driven by a man with whom he had been fighting, authorities said today.The incident was reported at 10:56 p.m. Monday in the area of Cypress and Crane streets, where the victim was with some friends, said Deputy Kelvin Moody of the Sheriff's Information…