Juan Flores is a digital news producer for KTLA in Los Angeles.

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  • A group gets soaked while riding the Banzai Falls ride at Knott's Soak City water park in Buena Park in this undated photo. (Credit: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)

    Heat Wave Breaks Records Across Southern California

    The weekend is off to a very hot start with record-breaking temperatures across several communities in Southern California on Friday. Downtown Los Angeles topped at 108 degrees, shattering its previous record of 94 degrees set on this day in 1992, according to the National Weather Service. Record-breaking heat today – including daily records, a few for the month of July, and even a couple of all-time record highs. We will see a gradual cooling trend starting tomorrow. #LAheat #SoCal #CAwx […]

  • Daniel Roy Davis, 26, is seen in a booking photo provided by the Santa Monica Police Department on July 6, 2018.

    Suspect Arrested After Man Found Dead Outside Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica

    A suspect was arrested in connection with the killing of a man whose body was found outside a Santa Monica hospital on Friday morning, authorities said. The Santa Monica Police Department identified the suspect as 26-year-old Daniel Roy Davis. Police responded at 6:44 a.m. to a call regarding a deceased person found on a bench on the property of Providence Saint John’s Health Center at 2121 Santa Monica Blvd., according to a police news release. Hospital security had found the […]

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    Littlerock Woman Gets 26 Years to Life in Prison for Murder of Boyfriend; Victim Was Shot 6 Times in Head: DA

    A woman was sentenced Friday to 26 years to life in state prison for the 2015 murder of her boyfriend in Littlerock, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. Ana Rosenda Mancio, a 43-year-old woman from Littlerock who also went by Ana Delgado, was found guilty of first-degree murder on June 5, a DA’s office news release read. Mancio shot and killed Miguel Romero, 46, while he delivered rolls of corn for animals on April 28, 2015, prosecutors […]

  • A bank robbery suspect is seen in an image provided by the Ventura Police Department on July 6, 2018.

    Suspect Sought After Chase Bank Robbery in Ventura: Police

    A search was underway for a suspect wanted in connection with a bank robbery carried out Friday morning in Ventura, authorities said. The Ventura Police Department at 11:13 a.m. received a 911 call from a Chase Bank employee reporting that a robbery had just occurred at the branch located at 2499 E. Harbor Blvd., according to a news release. Officers responded to the scene and determined that the suspect had already left the bank on foot, the statement read. The […]

  • An air tanker drops retardant on the Benton Fire in Riverside County on July 2, 2018. (Credit: Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department)

    Benton Fire Reaches 75 Percent Containment in Anza Area of Riverside County, Officials Say

    Firefighters have stopped the forward spread of a fire that has burned an estimated 63 acres in the Riverside County community of Anza on Wednesday, officials said. The blaze, dubbed the Benton Fire, was reported at 2:20 p.m. near Benton Road and Crams Corner Drive, according to Cal Fire and the Riverside County Fire Department. Just after 7:30 p.m., officials tweeted the fire was estimated to be 75 percent contained. A few hours earlier,  a photo from the scene showed smoke billowing […]

  • The area of Simi Valley where three teenage boys allegedly started a fire with fireworks on July 4, 2018, is seen here. (Credit: Google Maps)

    Fireworks Spark Grass Fire in Simi Valley, Leading to Arrest of 3 Teenagers: Police

    Three teenage boys were arrested in connection with a grass fire that was sparked by fireworks Wednesday afternoon in Simi Valley, authorities said. An officer was on patrol when she observed smoke and then found a fire in a field southeast of Barnard and Kadota streets, according to a Simi Valley Police Department news release. The Ventura County Fire Department responded and quickly put out the fire before any structures were damaged, officials stated. An area resident noticed three teen boys […]

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    Boy Dies After Being Struck by Vehicle in Pomona: Police Dept.

    A young boy has died after being struck by a vehicle over the weekend in Pomona, authorities announced Wednesday morning. The Pomona Police Department posted a news release stating that the victim succumbed to his injuries. Police received a call around 8:25 p.m. on Saturday regarding an injury traffic collision in the 2200 block of Palomares Street, according to a previously issued news release that was later deleted. Officers responded and located a 10-year-old boy who was struck by a vehicle, […]

  • A California Highway Patrol cruiser is seen in this photo. (Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

    Driver Struck, Killed Following Collision With Tree in Santiago Canyon Area: CHP

    A 28-year-old man was struck and killed by a vehicle after being involved in a separate collision with a tree in the Santiago Canyon area of Orange County early Wednesday morning, authorities said. The victim was driving a 2016 Hyundai Sonata northbound on Santiago Canyon Road, south of Hicks Haul Road, about 12:40 a.m. when he lost control of his vehicle as it veered to the right, left the roadway and collided with a tree, according to a news release […]

  • The 2200 block of South Palomares Street in Pomona is seen in a Google Maps Street View image.

    Young Boy in Grave Condition After Being Hit by Vehicle in Pomona: Police

    Update: This post has been edited to reflect the latest information from police, who say they falsely reported a boy had died from injuries he suffered in a car crash. Read KTLA’s latest story here. A young boy was in grave condition after he was struck by a vehicle in Pomona on Saturday night, authorities said. The Pomona Police Department received a call about 8:25 p.m. regarding an injury traffic collision in the 2200 block of South Palomares Street, according […]