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Pasadena man shot and killed in possible drug related shooting in Las Vegas

In what authorities say looks like a drug and arms deal gone bad, Damion Dwain Thomas, 27 of Pasadena, California, identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office, was killed in a Las Vegas shooting last Sunday at about 2:00 pm. Thomas was one of two men who were shot during the gunfire. Reports from several Las Vegas news agencies say that Thomas was pronounced dead…

Man Sentenced for Physically Abusing Dog in South Pasadena

[Editor's note: This story originally reported Christian Najera was sentenced to 120 days in jail and three years of formal probation. In fact, Najera was sentenced…

District Attorney Alert: Scam Could Spell Trouble for Seniors During Tax Season

With the annual tax filing deadline looming, local seniors should be on guard for thieves posing as investigators from the Internal Revenue Service, says an advisory from the Los Angeles District Attorney’s office. District Attorney Jackie Lacey is taking a special interest in the protection of seniors as she tells…

Hit and Run Traffic Collision Leads to an Attempted Carjacking

A man was arrested on Sunday afternoon, after he allegedly was involved in a hit and run traffic collision that occurred in the intersection of…

Pasadena Bus Driver Robbed at Knifepoint

Police arrested a 28-year-old man Thursday afternoon minutes after he allegedly robbed a Pasadena ARTS bus driver at knifepoint and took the victim’s wallet. The incident happened near a bus stop in the 700 block of N. Fair Oaks Avenue in Pasadena at about 4:55 p.m. Pasadena Police Lt. John…

Man Arrested for 27-Year-Old Cold Case Murder

On February 27, 1988, the Pasadena Police Department responded to reports of a shooting in the area of Lake Ave. and Orange Grove Bl. in…

Wells Fargo Bank Robbed

A man described as Hispanic or Armenian robbed a Wells Fargo bank branch located inside a Vons grocery store on Allen Avenue Tuesday, leaving with an undetermined amount of money. Pasadena Police Lt. John Luna said the robbery happened at about 6:22 p.m., when the man, in his 30s, entered…

Burglary Suspects Arrested for Best Buy Pharmacy Break In

Early Sunday morning, December 6, 2015, an alert Sierra Madre resident reported suspicious activity to the rear of the businesses on Montecito Court. The 3:00…

Two Men Detained After Quick Thinking Neighbor Heard Glass Breaking and Saw Men Leaving Their Neighbor’s House

Today at approximately 2:15 p.m. a call came into to the Altadena Sheriff’s Station for the sound of glass breaking and possibly 3 males running from a house near Las Flores Dr. And Glenrose, in Altadena. Deputies raced to the area and a deputy saw a black vehicle stopped and…

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