Erin Myers
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Erin Myers is a reporter for the KTLA 5 Morning News.


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  • An elephant at the Los Angeles Zoo is pictured on Aug. 9, 2015. (Credit: KTLA)

    Los Angeles Zoo Celebrates World Elephant Day

    In honor of World Elephant Day, the Los Angeles Zoo celebrated a bit early on Sunday. Erin Myers reports from Griffith Park for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015.

  • Cesar Figueroa's family provided this photo after he was killed in a hit-and-run crash in San Bernardino on Aug. 7, 2015.

    Father of 2 Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash in San Bernardino; 2 Sought

    Investigators were searching for a man and woman Saturday who allegedly fled the scene of a fatal three-vehicle crash that killed a father of two from San Bernardino who was the passenger in a taxi at the time of the incident, officials and family members said. Police responded to reports of a major-injury traffic collision near avenues East Highland and Del Rosa North (map) around 10:15 p.m. Friday, according to a San Bernardino Police Department news release. The initial investigation […]

  • Jessie Rosales, 9, is seen in a photo provided to KTLA by a family member.

    Two Arrested in Hit-and-Run That Killed 9-Year-Old Boy in Orange: Police

    Two drivers have been arrested after a 9-year-old boy was killed in a hit-and-run at an intersection in the city of Orange, authorities said Friday. The collision occurred about 9:30 p.m. Thursday at North Glassell Street and East Wilson Street, as the victim was crossing Glassell with his older sister, according to a news release from the Orange Police Department. A family member initially said the boy was with his mother. Witnesses told investigators that the boy was struck after two northbound vehicles both […]

  • A baby found left alone in South L.A. on Aug. 4, 2015, is shown in a photo released by LAPD.

    Newborn Baby Boy Found Left Alone in Stroller in South L.A.: LAPD

    A newborn baby boy with his umbilical cord still attached was found unattended in a stroller on a South Los Angeles street corner on Tuesday afternoon, police said. The child was found at Vermont Avenue and Dana Street about 1 p.m. after officers were called to the scene for a report of child abuse, Los Angeles Police Department Officer Mike Lopez said. The infant was taken to California Hospital Medical Center and was in stable condition. A Southwest Division detective said the baby boy was […]

  • Gun control advocates gather at Los Angeles City Hall on July 28 before a vote by the Los Angeles City Council that bans possession of large-capacity firearm magazines. (Credit: Mark Boster/Los Angeles Times)

    L.A. City Council Backs New Safety Rules for Gun Storage in Homes

    Los Angeles lawmakers on Tuesday once again waded into the national fray over gun control as the City Council unanimously threw its support behind a proposed law to require handguns in the home to be locked up or disabled with a trigger lock. Angelenos who violate the rules would face a misdemeanor charge. Activists backing the gun storage rules say they would help prevent deadly accidents and teen suicides, by preventing guns from easily falling into the hands of curious […]

  • Darron Marquis Daniels, left, and Maurice Allen Kelley are shown in booking photos released by the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department on Aug. 3, 2015.

    2 Men Charged in Fatal Shooting of 4-Year-Old in Highland Plead Not Guilty

    Two men charged in the fatal shooting of a 4-year-old boy in Highland pleaded not guilty in court Monday. Darron Daniels, 20, of Moreno Valley, and Maurice Kelley, 25, of San Bernardino, were charged with one count each of murder and two counts each attempted murder in the death last week of Daniel Munoz of Riverside. Daniels and Kelley both entered not guilty pleas during their arraignment at San Bernardino Justice Center on Monday. Munoz was fatally shot about 8:30 p.m. July […]

  • LBritish Consul General Chris O'Connor, producer Nigel Lythgoe, Mark Rhino Smith and Audley Harrison attend  L.A. Garden Party Welcomes The 2015 Special Olympics World Games Great Britain Team at The British Residence on July 24, 2015, in Los Angeles.  (Credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

    Closing Ceremony to Celebrate Athletes at 2015 Special Olympics World Games

    Athletes participating in the 2015 Special Olympics World Games planned to celebrate the week’s events at a closing ceremony Sunday. Erin Myers reports from Westwood for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015.

  • Thieves targeted two homes simultaneously along The Strand in Hermosa Beach on Friday, July 31, 2015, police said. (Credit: KTLA)

    Hermosa Beach Police Suspect 4 Home Invasions May be Connected; Burglars Impersonated Police

    Police warned Hermosa Beach residents Saturday about four home invasions in the past week that may be related and added that in one instance the burglars allegedly impersonated police. Erin Myers reports from Hermosa Beach for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Aug. 1, 2015.

  • A group of nuns was planning to sell this property in Los Feliz until a judge ruled the deal invalid. (Credit: KTLA)

    Nuns Sale of Los Feliz Convent Ruled Invalid; Archdiocese Plans Separate Sale to Katy Perry

    A judge ruled the sale of a Los Feliz property by a group of nuns was invalid Thursday, paving the way for the archdiocese to possibly sell the former convent to singer Katy Perry. Erin Myers reports from downtown Los Angeles for the KTLA 5 News at 1 on July 30, 2015.