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


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  • Police investigate a fatal shooting that occurred in San Bernardino on June 21, 2018. (Credit: KTLA)

    1 Killed, 3 Wounded When Gunman Opens Fire on Crowd in San Bernardino

    One person was killed, and three others were wounded when a gunman opened fire on a crowd that gathered in a San Bernardino strip mall parking lot late Thursday night. The incident occurred just before 11 p.m. when a security guard got into some type of altercation with another man outside King Tut Liquor in the 200 block of Base Line Street, San Bernardino Police Department Lt. Mike Madden said. It was unclear what prompted the altercation, but a number […]

  • Police respond to a shooting that occurred in San Bernardino on June 21, 2018. (Credit: Loudlabs)

    Man Found in Vehicle in San Bernardino Intersection With Fatal Gunshot Wound

    A 20-year-old man was found fatally shot inside his vehicle in a San Bernardino intersection Thursday night. Police received a shots fired call in the area of 10th Street and Tijuana Avenue just after 8:30 p.m., the San Bernardino Police Department stated in a news release. Arriving officers found a vehicle stopped in the intersection with a gunshot wound victim inside. The victim was identified as Carlos Valdovinos of San Bernardino. Valdovinos, who was still inside the vehicle when officers […]

  • U.S. Coast Guard seaman Johnathon Baker uses binoculars to inspect the under side of the Golden Gate Bridge while on patrol aboard the USCGC Tern in the San Francisco Bay on May 23, 2003, near San Francisco. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

    2 Overdue Ventura Fishermen Return Uninjured After Being Reported Missing

    Two Ventura County fishermen who were reported missing following an overnight trip near the Channel Islands have returned safely to the Ventura Marina, officials said Thursday. Kevin Thompson and Andy Pilmer, both 47, returned uninjured to the marina late Wednesday evening, the United States Coast Guard stated in a news release. The two had departed Ventura about 9 p.m. Tuesday and were expected back about 6 a.m. Wednesday. A girlfriend of one of the fishermen reported them missing when they […]

  • Police respond to a stabbing call in Chatsworth on June 21, 2018. (Credit: KTLA)

    Man Shot by Police Responding to Stabbing Call in Porter Ranch Area

    A man was hospitalized after being shot by police responding to a domestic disturbance call in the Porter Ranch area Wednesday night. Officers were sent to the 20000 block of Sardinia Way when the call came in just after 10:30 p.m., Los Angeles Police Department Sgt. Barry Montgomery said. As the officers were tending to a woman who appeared to have a stab wound they were confronted by a man with a knife, Montgomery said. The man was asked several […]

  • L.A. County Children and Family Services Employee Accused of Possessing Child Porn

    A 54-year-old man who works as an adoption manager with the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services has been arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography, police said Tuesday. Police arrived about 5 a.m. to raid Carlos Castillo’s Hollywood apartment, which he shares with his longtime partner, neighbors in the building told KTLA. Castillo was allegedly in possession of more than 600 images and videos of child pornography. Los Angeles Police Department Officer Herrera confirmed Castillo’s arrest […]

  • Police investigate a fatal shooting that occurred in Torrance on June 19, 2018. (Credit: KTLA)

    Man Dies After Being Found With Gunshot Wounds in Torrance Home Depot Parking Lot

    Police are searching for the shooter or shooters that fatally shot a man who was found outside a Home Depot in Torrance late Tuesday night. Authorities responded to the home improvement store’s parking lot in the 24400 block of Crenshaw Boulevard regarding a shots fired call about 11:38 p.m., the Torrance Police Department stated in a news release. Arriving officers found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds and began life-saving measures, including CPR and a defibrillator, according to the […]

  • One of P-62's kittens is seen in an image provided by the National Park Service on June 19, 2018.

    4 Blue-Eyed, Spotted Mountain Lion Kittens Discovered in Simi Hills Area

    A litter of four mountain lion kittens were discovered in the Simi Hills area earlier this month, the National Park Service stated Tuesday. Researchers found the kittens nestled in a rocky den while their mother was away on June 11. Video posted by the Park Service showed two of the kittens hissing and clawing at the camera as they remained tucked away in their den. The Simi Hills were described by officials as a small area of habitat wedged between […]

  • Kayla Huerta and her daughter are seen in a photo provided to KTLA by her family.

    Family ID’s Victim Found Fatally Shot Inside Car in San Pedro as 17-Year-Old Mother

    A female victim who was found with a gunshot wound inside a crashed vehicle in San Pedro early Monday has been identified by her family as a 17-year-old mother of a young daughter. Kayla Huerta’s body was discovered in the car near the intersection of West Sepulveda Street and Cabrillo Avenue about 2:30 a.m. Authorities responded to the area after receiving reports of a traffic collision, said Los Angeles Police Department Sgt. James Talamage. Officers arrived to find the light-colored car […]

  • Crews work to cleanup a sinkhole in Downey on June 18, 2018. (Credit: KTLA)

    Crash, Broken Water Main Blamed for Sinkhole in Front of Downey Home

    Crews are working to fix a sinkhole that opened up following a crash in front of a Downey home Saturday night. The crash occurred about 10:15 p.m.  when an SUV struck a power pole and sheared a fire hydrant on Rives Avenue near Brunache Street. Authorities later said the driver had swerved to avoid another vehicle and was not under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time of the crash. Video from the scene showed part of the […]