Nisha Gutierrez-Jaime is a digital news producer at KTLA.


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  • Sheriff’s Department Release Sketch of Man Who Allegedly Tried to Motion Girl Over to His Car in Rosemead

    Sheriff’s officials are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who was allegedly trying to get a girl’s attention and motion her over to his vehicle while she was walking to school in Rosemead. The incident happened in the early morning hours in the area of Rio Hondo Avenue and Guess Street, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said in a released statement on Tuesday. The girl was approached by a man who was in a dark-colored truck with […]

  • Police Asking for Public’s Help in Locating 1-Year-Old Boy Last Seen With His Father in Arleta

    Police are searching for a 1-year-old boy last seen over the weekend with his father in Arleta. Angel Yarbrough-Monterroso was last seen around 8 a.m. Saturday in the area of Arleta Avenue and Branford Street, the Los Angeles Police Department reported on Tuesday. Police said Angel and his father, 27-year-old Alan Yarbrough, were supposed to go to a local park but never returned home. Police said the boy’s mother has not had any communication with his father. Police said investigative leads […]

  • $50,000 Reward Offered in Santa Ana Shooting Death of 24-Year-Old Innocent Bystander Dumped on Tustin Front Lawn

    Family members and police are asking for the public’s help in finding the gunman who fatally shot an innocent bystander during a gang-related shooting in Santa Ana. The body of Jose Peralta, 24, was found around 6 a.m. Sunday by a neighbor in the front lawn of a home in the 600 block of West Main Street in Tustin. Investigators say Peralta was an innocent bystander shot in the 200 block of South Cedar Street in Santa Ana while inside a parked car, […]

  • Hired Hitman Sentenced to 28 Years in Prison for Killing 17-Year-Old Wife at La Mirada Park in 1992

    A man has been sentenced to prison for the 1992 fatal shooting of a young mother during a staged robbery at a La Mirada park in 1992, officials announced. Jurors convicted Leon Martinez, of Yucaipa, in March 2015 of the first-degree murder of 17-year-old Vicki Ghonim. He was sentenced to 28 years to life in state prison, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office said in a released statement on Tuesday. Prosecutors said Vicki Ghonim was in a car at […]

  • 16-Year-Old Male Injured in La Habra Police Shooting After Allegedly Threatening His Mother

    A 16-year-old male was shot by La Habra police on Monday after he allegedly threatened his mother with a gun, officials reported. Police responded to the 200 block of S. Monte Vista Blvd. about 9:36 a.m. after a sister  reported her 16-year-old brother armed with a handgun and threatening to shoot their mother, the La Habra Police Department told KTLA. By the time officers arrived on scene, the teen had fled the home with the firearm and stated “that he wanted to […]

  • 5-Year-Old Castaic Boy Diagnosed With Fatal Genetic Disorder Celebrated With Halloween-Themed Birthday

    A 5-year-old boy from Castaic who suffers from a rare, fatal genetic disorder celebrated a special Halloween-themed birthday party Sunday as a testament to his parent’s motto to “make sure every day counts.” Carter Sarkar was diagnosed with Sanfilippo syndrome, a metabolism disorder that prevents the body from properly processing sugar. His family told KTLA the disorder will attack his mind and motor skills until his body shuts down, which is expected to happen when he is a teenager. “That’s why […]

  • Felon Charged With Killing Man in Front of 6-Year-Old Boy in Long Beach: D.A.

    A 33-year-old felon has been charged with the fatal shooting of a man in Long Beach while a 6-year-old boy watched the crime unfold, officials reported. Jason Monroe Daniels was charged with three felony counts of murder, child abuse and possession of a firearm by a felon, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced on Monday. Police were called on April 19 to a home in the 500 block of Cherry Avenue around 9 p.m. following a disturbance. Daniels […]

  • 18-Year-Old Man Fatally Shot in South Los Angeles: LASD

    An 18-year-old man was fatally shot Friday evening in South Los Angeles, officials reported. Deputies responded to the 1300 block of West 90th Street about a call reporting a gunshot victim about 9:56 p.m., the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported. Deputies found the man suffering from at least one gunshot wound to his upper torso. A sheriff’s detective told KTLA the man was on the sidewalk when he was shot. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators were on […]

  • 1 Man Killed, 1 Injured in Harbor City Shooting: LASD

    One man was killed, and another was injured, when a shooting broke out in Harbor City early Saturday, officials reported. Shortly before 1 a.m. deputies responded to the 23700 block of South Livewood Lane to a report of shots fired, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported. The two men were taken to a local hospital by friends. The unidentified fatal victim was shot in theupper torso and pronounced dead at the scene, sheriff’s officials said. The second victim was […]