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

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  • A crowd gathers at Western Avenue, where they voiced their frustration with police on Oct. 1, 2016. (Credit: Gary Coronado / Los Angeles Times)

    Second Night of Protests in South L.A. Following Fatal Police Shooting of 18-Year-Old

    A crowd of ardent demonstrators rallied in South Los Angeles and outside Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Hancock Park home Sunday after a Los Angeles police officer fatally shot an 18-year-old man following a possible stolen vehicle pursuit. Carnell Snell Jr. was shot in South L.A. after fleeing on foot during the car chase, while the driver and another suspect who fled on foot are at large, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. Officers said they tried to perform a traffic stop after noticing the vehicle […]

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    Authorities Release Video and 911 Audio in Investigation of Pasadena Man’s Death in Police Custody

    Pasadena police and Los Angeles County Sheriff’s homicide investigators released late Friday night grainy security video and a 911 call from the family of a man who died after officers Tasered and restrained him at an apartment complex in northwest Pasadena. Authorities have yet to identify the dead man, but relatives and neighbors said he was Reginald Thomas, a father of eight who was known to many as Junior. Pasadena police received a call from a cellphone around 2 a.m. but could not […]

  • A store clerk was killed early Sunday following a shooting inside A & D Liquor Mart in North Hollywood. (Credit: KTLA)

    Store Clerk Killed in North Hollywood Liquor Store Shooting, Police Searching for 2 Suspects

    A  man was killed early Sunday following a shooting at a North Hollywood liquor store, and the two suspects were outstanding, LAPD reported. Officers responded to the deadly shooting just after midnight at the A & D Liquor Mart located in the 12600 block of Sherman Way, near Bellaire Avenue. Police said the 45-year-old store clerk was shot during an attempted robbery. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said the suspects were a man and a woman, but […]

  • An active police scene at an apartment complex near Cal State Northridge were two people were shot. (Credit: KTLA)

    2 People Shot in Violent Fight Near Cal State Northridge, 1 Suspect Outstanding

    Two people were shot Sunday after a violent attack broke out between three people near Cal State Northridge, police reported. Officers responded to a call about shots fired around 8:30 a.m. in the 9800 block of Zelzah Avenue and found one victim and one suspect wounded. The attack may have been the result of a fight that broke out between three people, LAPD reported. The victim and suspect were transported to a local hospital with unknown injuries, LAPD reported. Police were still […]

  • Vin Scully greets fans with his wife during a Los Angeles Dodgers game at Dodgers Stadium on Sept. 23, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)

    Vin Scully Thanks Fans, Prepares for His Final Days With the L.A. Dodgers

    Long-time Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully thanked fans during his ‘Appreciation Day’ on Friday as he prepares for retirement. Erin Myers reports from Dodger Stadium for the KTLA 5 Morning News at 8 on Sept. 24, 2016.

  • Danny Bowman, left, and his son Ely play in their yard on Sept. 23, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)

    Irvine Couple Lose Son to Rare Neurodegenerative Disorder, Hope to Save Second Son

    An Irvine couple who recently lost their 6-year-old son to a rare neurodegenerative disorder is now hoping to save their second son who has the same condition. Titus Bowman lost his ability to walk and see due to Batten disease. The 6-year-old died on Sept 17. “His smile was so big, like, his mouth was just huge,” Titus’ mother, Bekah Bowman said.  “It was just all this happiness, kind of bubbling out of him.” While the family is grieving, they […]

  • Hundreds of children had the opportunity to play football with some Los Angeles Rams players at the L.A. Memorial Coliseum on Sept. 22, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)

    Hundreds of Children Play Football With Rams Players at L.A. Memorial Coliseum

    Hundreds of children had the opportunity Thursday to play football with some Los Angeles Rams players at the L.A. Memorial Coliseum as part of the NFL Play 60 Character Camp. Erin Myers reports for the KTLA 5 News at 1 on Sept. 22, 2016.

  • A Los Angeles Rams flag is seen at a tailgate on Aug. 13, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)

    Fans Eagerly Await Inaugural L.A. Rams Home Game at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

    Fans began to gather at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Exposition Park Sunday morning, eagerly awaiting the inaugural L.A. Rams home game against the Seattle Seahawks. Erin Myers reports for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Sept. 18, 2016.

  • A police vehicle and Los Angeles Fire Department ambulance block the area where four people were shot in East Hollywood on Sept. 17, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)

    2 Men Injured in East Hollywood Shooting Expected to Survive; 1 Victim Identified

    One of two men who were shot to death in East Hollywood Friday night has been identified, and two other men who were critically injured are expected to survive, officials said Saturday. The shooting was reported around 8 p.m. at 555 N. Heliotrope Drive, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. Two men were killed and two others were injured. Walter Martinez Jr., 23, was identified by the Los Angeles County County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner Saturday. The other victims are […]