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Woman, 24, Charged With Murder In Fatal DUI Crash In Lake Forest

SANTA ANA (CBSLA) - A 24-year-old woman who is suspected of being under the influence of drugs and alcohol when she was involved in a crash that killed a 42-year-old Santa Ana man in Lake Forest in 2016 has been charged with murder. Jacie Cornish. (OCSD) Jacie Cornish of Foothill Ranch was arrested

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-19 12:01:05

Driver shot in face, then crashes into tree in Santa Ana

SANTA ANA - A man was shot in the face Friday morning, Jan. 19, as he drove his pickup truck east on Edinger Avenue - causing the man to crash into a tree. The man was taken to the hospital, but is expected to survive, said Sgt. Jim Berwanger of the Santa Ana Police Department. Officers working shoo

OCREGISTER - 2018-01-19 16:32:07

O.C. Woman Arrested for Murder After 2nd DUI: Sheriff's

A woman with a prior conviction for driving under the influence has been arrested for murder for a 2016 crash in Lake Forest that left a man dead, authorities announced Friday. Jacie Cornish is seen in a booking photo provided by the Orange County Sheriff's Department on Jan. 19, 2018. The district

KTLA.COM - 2018-01-19 18:51:46

Man Shot in Face While Driving to Work in Santa Ana

A man who crashed in Santa Ana Friday morning was shot in the face prior to colliding with a tree, police said. A truck that crashed after the driver was shot in the face on Jan. 19 is seen in an image provided by the Santa Ana Police Department. The victim was driving to work in the 1300 block of W

KTLA.COM - 2018-01-19 15:38:05

LAPD chief Charlie Beck announces early retirement

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (FOX 11 / CNS) - Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck announced on Friday he will retire June 27. "Serving the citizens of Los Angeles for over 40 years has been the honor of a lifetime,'' Beck wrote in a statement on his Twitter account. Serving the citizens of Los A

FOXLA.COM - 2018-01-19 20:08:00

She Asked For A Smoke Then Carjacked Her Victim

SANTA ANA, CA - An 18-year-old woman and a 17-year-old juvenile man were arrested following a carjacking and attempted murder in Orange County, Friday morning, according to local officials. At approximately 2 a.m. a man was sitting inside his Nissan Xterra when a black sedan parked behind him, driv

PATCH - 2018-01-19 19:59:35

Santa Ana police looking for missing 70-year-old who walked away from house

SANTA ANA - Police are asking for the public's help in finding a 70-year-old man who speaks only Vietnamese and walked away from his house Thursday afternoon, Jan. 18. Xon Van Vu left his Santa Ana house at about 1 p.m. He typically walks to St. Barbara Catholic Church, on Euclid Street and McFadden

OCREGISTER - 2018-01-19 19:34:36

Have You Seen Xon Van Vu? Missing OC Man

SANTA ANA, CA - The Santa Ana police are searching for a missing Vietnamese man known as Xon Van Vu. He is 70-years-old, and according to the family was last seen on Thursday afternoon near his Santa Ana home. "He left his home to go on foot for a walk, which is common, but he didn't return," accord

PATCH - 2018-01-19 19:07:39

Bathroom Ventilation Fan Sparks Edinburg Apartment Fire

EDINBURG - A woman and her grandmother are relieved they weren't present at an apartment fire investigators found was sparked by the ventilation fan in their bathroom. The fire started in the apartment's attic Monday, officials say. "I got a phone call that there was a fire at the apartment. When I

KRGV - 2018-01-20 00:24:00

Brownsville Police Looking To Identify Car Theft Suspects

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - Brownsville Police are looking for the identity of two people suspected of auto theft. On January 5, a red 2014 Chevy Camaro with TX License plates GKJ-2081 was stolen from the 1300 block of E. Jackson St. The vehicle was seen crossing into Mexico at about 1:44 p.m. the same day

RGVPROUD.COM - 2018-01-19 19:00:06

Valley First Responders Keep Busy Amid Freezing Temperatures

HARLINGEN - The cold weather pushed some first responders to their limit. This week has been very busy for Harlingen first responders. Harlingen Fire Chief Roy Rubio tells CHANNEL 5 NEWS Cameron County first responders worked close to 100 accidents this week alone. "(There were) 22 accidents that we

KRGV - 2018-01-19 04:34:00

Teenage Female Body Carrier Caught Attempting to Smuggle $6K in Cocaine Across US/Mexico Border

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Brownsville Port of Entry intercepted a load of alleged cocaine at the Gateway International Bridge. CBP officers discovered the alleged narcotics, valued at approximately $6,180, hidden under the clothing of a woman attempting

BREAKING911.COM - 2018-01-18 22:16:23

Penitas offers fire marshal a second chance at law enforcement

Five years after he failed a drug test and abruptly left law enforcement, former Penitas City Councilman Jose "Pepe" Gonzalez is back. The Penitas Police Department made Gonzalez, the city fire marshal, a full-fledged peace officer on Dec. 7, according to Texas Commission on Law Enforcement records.

PROGRESSTIMES.NET - 2018-01-19 17:48:00

Trial Date Set For Mission Man Accused Of Murder

EDINBURG, Texas - A Mission man may face life in prison for the murder of his girlfriend. 31-one-year-old Conrado Tovar Jr. had his pre-trial hearing on Jan. 17. He was arrested in October for allegedly beating his girlfriend to death with a baseball bat. Investigators found Maria Isabel Hernandez d

RGVPROUD.COM - 2018-01-18 16:38:21

Deadline Approaching To Become CASA Volunteer

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - Time is running out to combat the shortage of Volunteers for CASA of Cameron and Williacy Counties. The local Court Appointed Special Advocates chapter is asking for your help representing a child in court. Oftentimes A CHILD from abuse or neglected HOUSEHOLDS may have less tha

RGVPROUD.COM - 2018-01-19 15:45:41

$350K Of Cocaine And An Imposter Arrested At Hidalgo Port Of Entry

HIDALGO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the Hidalgo International Bridge seized alleged cocaine valued at $356,320. They also arrested an imposter in separate unrelated incidents. On Jan. 15 officers assigned to the Hidalgo International Bridge encountered a 30-year-old male Mexican c

RGVPROUD.COM - 2018-01-18 22:08:28

Police: Man pulled out gun during struggle with officers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - Police in Sioux Falls say a man pulled out a loaded gun during a struggle with officers early Thursday morning. Public Information Officer Sam Clemens said the officers were initially called to a home in the 1700 block of W. 10th Street for a fight disturbance just after

KSFY.COM - 2018-01-19 21:41:00

Man charged with manslaughter of Dell Rapids man set for jury trial

A man charged with shooting another man in a Dell Rapids street in 2016 will face a jury trial next week. Alex Daniel Wittenberg, 24, was charged with first- and second-degree manslaughter and aggravated assault domestic in November 2016 after law enforcement said Wittenberg shot 39-year-old Jonath

ARGUS LEADER - 2018-01-19 15:45:14

City to consider street closing

The Madison City Commission will consider approval of an application for a long-term street closure related to the construction of the Madison Cyber Labs facility when it meets at 5:30 p.m. on Monday at City Hall. Journey Construction of Sioux Falls has requested the street closure on N. 6th St. bet

DAILYLEADEREXTRA.COM - 2018-01-19 23:48:00

Three Face Charges in Major Sioux Falls Meth Bust

Sioux Falls, S.D. - Three people are facing drug charges after what police are calling a "major meth bust" in Sioux Falls this week. Authorities say the bust comes after a four-month-long investigation. In September of last year, authorities say they found hundreds of grams of meth inside the home o

KDLT - 2018-01-19 19:59:37