Tuesday, January 21, 2014
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti led a procession of marching bands, local dignitaries and celebrities to celebrate the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. The mayor was grand marshal of yesterday's 29th annual Kingdom Day Parade. Thousands of people lined the streets of South LA for the event, which featured dancers, singers and honor guards.
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Santa Monica police have arrested a homeless man on suspicion of setting at least 10 fires that damaged three apartment buildings. Police yesterday announced the Dec. 9 arrest of 54-year-old Balbinder Sihota. He remains jailed. Authorities believe that Singh set fires in trash bins and lit discarded Christmas trees during a 10-day period that began on Dec. 30.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Police have arrested a woman for an Orange County nightclub attack that left another woman on life support. The Orange County Register says Santa Ana police arrested a woman in her 20s yesterday on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon. Her name wasn't released. Police are looking for two men and two women. Investigators are reviewing surveillance and cellphone videos.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police say two people have died in a shooting in Koreatown. Officer Sara Faden tells City News Service that the attack was reported shortly before 2 yesterday morning. Two men found at the scene were pronounced dead at hospitals. Police were looking for two people who were seen running from the scene.