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Anthony Kurzweil is a web producer for KTLA in Los Angeles.

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  • A person of interest being sought after a boy was sexually assaulted at Puente Hills Mall is seen in an image provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on July 21, 2016.

    Person of Interest Sought After 9-Year-Old Boy Sexually Assaulted in Puente Hills Mall

    Authorities asked the public for help Thursday after a young boy was sexually assaulted at the Puente Hills Mall in City of Industry earlier this month. The incident occurred just before 7 p.m. on July 8 inside the mall located at 1600 South Azusa Avenue, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department stated in a news release. The 9-year-old victim told investigators a man inappropriately touched him while he was inside the mall. Authorities did not say where in the mall the […]

  • Two people were killed in a rollover crash on the 605 Freeway on July 22, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)

    Two Killed in Rollover Crash on 605 Freeway in Avocado Heights Area

    Two people died in a rollover crash on the 605 Freeway in the Avocado Heights area of Los Angeles Friday. The crash occurred just after 7:30 a.m. as the vehicle was traveling southbound on the 605 Freeway approaching the transition lanes to the 60 Freeway, according to the California Highway Patrol’s traffic incident page. Aerial video from Sky5 showed the badly damaged car had gone off the side of the freeway before apparently crashing into a tree and a chain […]

  • A 16-year-old boy was found with a gunshot wound at Chaffey High School in Ontario on July 21, 2016. (Credit: Inland News)

    16-Year-Old Boy Hospitalized After Shooting at Chaffey High School in Ontario

    An investigation was underway Friday after a 16-year-old boy was found with a gunshot wound on the campus of Chaffey High School in Ontario the night before. Police responded to a call of a shooting at the school located at 1245 North Euclid Avenue at about 9:33 p.m. Thursday, the Ontario Police Department stated in a news release. Officers found the 16-year-old victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The teen was taken to a local hospital in serious condition, according […]

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    Youth Baseball Team Stranded at LAX Amid Southwest Flight Delays, Cancellations

    A youth baseball team headed for a game in St. Louis was among the hundreds of passengers left stranded at LAX Thursday morning amid a growing number of Southwest Airlines flight delays and cancellations. About 45 people, including coaches and parents, were traveling with the West Covina team of players 8 years old and under. The team was traveling from Los Angeles International Airport to St. Louis to take part in a national baseball tournament, but the kids — several still […]

  • A pursuit came to an end in Arleta on July 21, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)

    4 Suspected 7-Eleven Robbers in Custody After Pursuit Ends in Arleta

    Android users, if the above player does not work, please click here. Four people suspected of robbing a 7-Eleven were in custody Thursday morning after after a pursuit that began in South Los Angeles came to an end in the Arleta. Authorities chased the car through several neighborhoods before the driver came to a stop near the 5 Freeway in Arleta at about 5:15 a.m., aerial video from Sky5 showed. The four people inside the car were suspected of robbing a 7-Eleven before the pursuit […]

  • Officers with the Los Angeles Police Department tackled a pursuit suspect who tried to get away on foot after a chase from South L.A. to Hawthorne on July 20, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)

    LAPD Tackles Pursuit Suspect After Chase on Surface Streets in Hawthorne

    A pursuit suspect was tackled after leading officers with the Los Angeles Police Department on a chase in a stolen car from South L.A. to Hawthorne Wednesday night. The pursuit began when authorities spotted the stolen vehicle near the intersection of West 52nd Street and South Western Avenue in the Vermont Square neighborhood at about 9:20 p.m., said Officer Liliana Preciado with the Police Department. The vehicle was reported stolen by the car’s owner, who told KTLA she knew the […]

  • A purse thief is seen dragging a 95-year-old woman in an image provided by the Memphis Police Department.

    95-Year-Old Woman Dragged by Purse Thief Outside Mall in Memphis

    A 95-year-old woman was dragged for several feet when a man grabbed her purse outside a Tennessee shopping mall and she was unable to let go. The incident occurred at the Oak Court Mall in Memphis just before 10 a.m. Monday and was captured on surveillance video, which was posted to the Memphis Police Department’s Facebook page. The video showed the elderly victim, who was walking with a cane, as she approached the door to a store in the mall. A […]

  • Surveillance video captured images of three robbers who tricked an elderly Rowland Heights woman into letting them into her home. (Credit: Carl Giardina)

    Elderly Woman Distracted As Robbers Ransack Her Rowland Heights Home, Steal Safe

    A 93-year-old woman in Rowland Heights was tricked into allowing three strangers into her home who ended up stealing all of her most valuable possessions, including her engagement ring and late husband’s wedding band, authorities said Tuesday. The robbery, which occurred at the elderly woman’s Rowland Heights home on July 8, was captured on the victim’s security camera. A woman rang the elderly victim’s doorbell and said she was the neighbor’s niece, and that they were unable to get into the home […]

  • Authorities investigate a fatal stabbing in South Los Angeles on July 19, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)

    Man Fatally Stabbed in Chest During Fight in South L.A.

    A man was fatally stabbed during an altercation in the Broadway-Manchester neighborhood of South Los Angeles late Tuesday night, police said. The fight broke out in an alley near West 105th Street and South Main Street at about 10:50 p.m., said Lt. Clint Dohmen with the Los Angeles Police Department. Investigators believe the fight involved a group of people, including the victim who was stabbed at least once in the chest, Dohmen said. The victim, who was believed to be […]