A 33-year-old man who shot a woman in the face with a BB gun as she held her child during one of a series of San Gabriel Valley home invasion robberies was sentenced Thursday to 374 years to life in prison, prosecutors said.
If you're heard the urban legend that New York City is home to equal numbers of rats and people, you'll find this study comforting. Kudos to Columbia student Jonathan Auerbach for mythbusting with statistics!
The Riverside County man accused Friday of killing his business partner's family and burying them in shallow desert graves is a small-time criminal who has spent most of his life working blue-collar jobs, records show.
The remains of Gavin Smith, a 20th Century Fox distribution executive who disappeared more than two years ago, have been found and positively identified by the Los Angeles County coroner, authorities said late Wednesday.
Authorities on Friday announced that they have arrested a 57-year-old business partner on suspicion of murdering Joseph McStay and his family, whose remains were found in shallows graves last year on the edge of the desert in Victorville.
Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials said Thursday that detectives believe they know “how and why” Fox movie executive Gavin Smith was killed, saying the discovery of his remains brought them closer to an arrest in the case.