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Kelly Puente

L.A. Daily News

Santa Ana, CA, United States

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Past articles by Kelly:

Residents, firefighters hold vigil for fallen Long Beach firefighter Capt. David Rosa

A friend said: “He would walk into a room and just light up a room.” → Read More

Should 2 ex-Fullerton cops fired over Kelly Thomas case get their jobs back? Judge to decide

Nearly seven years after transient Kelly Thomas was killed in an encounter with police, two former officers involved in the incident are waging an ongoing legal battle to get their jobs back with t… → Read More

Five injured in 2-car crash in Fullerton

Five people were injured Monday when two cars crashed near a Fullerton intersection, police said.The accident occurred around 2:15 p.m. when an Infiniti Q50 and Toyota Camry collided on North Eucli… → Read More

Fire ravages Belmont Shore restaurant that was preparing to reopen after long closure

Smoke filled the Belmont Shore neighborhood as firefighters battled the blaze. → Read More

Baby daughter of Olympic gold medal skier Bode Miller drowns in Cota de Caza swimming pool

The 19-month-old died Saturday. → Read More

Man surrenders after 9-hour standoff with police, SWAT in Anaheim neighborhood

Residents in an Anaheim neighborhood were evacuated Monday after police officers, including SWAT members, responded to a robbery suspect who barricaded himself in a home for roughly nine hours befo… → Read More

One person killed in accident on 57 freeway in Anaheim

The wreck happened about 7:30 p.m. on the freeway near the Chapman Avenue on-ramp. → Read More

Seal Beach man sentenced to 10 years in prison for DUI crash that killed German tourist

The man was driving while high on methamphetamine in 2016 when he crashed head-on into the other car. → Read More

Deputies rescue pet pig ‘Ramone’ from hot car in unincorporated Tustin – Orange County Register

It was unclear if the owner was cited. → Read More

Aliso Fire has burned 175 acres; at 85 percent containment

More than 350 firefighters were expected to continue battling the blaze into Wednesday. → Read More

The future of O.C. Sheriff’s Dept could be set by this election – Orange County Register

In this political year of the woman, the race for Orange County Sheriff features a twist — three men competing to replace retiring Sheriff Sandra Hutchens.How the embattled department fares g… → Read More

DA election laydown

The race for Orange County District Attorney is likely to be decided in November.Neither of the two leading candidates for the job, current District Attorney Tony Rackauckas or County Supervisor To… → Read More

Shooting suspect possibly barricaded in Westminster home

Westminster Boulevard was closed in both directions between College and University streets east of Bolsa Chica. → Read More

O.C. firefighters battling brush fire in Trabuco Canyon area

No structures were immediately threatened. → Read More

LA man sentenced to 3 years in prison for threatening shooting at Soka University

He sent threatening emails to a woman he used to work for on the Aliso Viejo campus and also made threats in a number of YouTube videos. → Read More

Garden Grove man charged with vandalizing Santa Ana mural honoring Mexican-American war veterans

The artwork, on the wall of a local market at Washington Avenue and North Custer Street, took more than five years to complete and contains nearly 200 portraits of local men and women who served in… → Read More

Aliso Viejo explosion: Charge dropped against man arrested on suspicion of having ‘explosive device’

Stephen William Beal, who builds model rockets as a hobby, had been charged with possessing an unregistered explosive device. → Read More

Man arrested in fatal Ontario shooting

Police said the suspect was arrested on Thursday on a murder warrant when he tried to re-enter California at the San Diego border. → Read More

Man arrested in fatal Ontario shooting

Police said the suspect was arrested on Thursday on a murder warrant when he tried to re-enter California at the San Diego border. → Read More

Man arrested in fatal Ontario shooting

Police said the suspect was arrested on Thursday on a murder warrant when he tried to re-enter California at the San Diego border. → Read More