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Past articles by Megan:

Man wounded by gunfire in Central Long Beach

Police are investigating the shooting as possibly gang-related. → Read More

17-year-old boy killed, woman wounded in Cambodia Town shooting

The shots rang out about 5:15 p.m. Thursday near Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue and 11th Street, police said. → Read More

Transient charged in pair of bank robberies in downtown Long Beach, San Luis Obispo County

In both robberies, Dino Trias victimized banks that did not have thick glass separating tellers from customers and he did not disguise himself, authorities said. → Read More

Man whose body was found floating in Long Beach identified as missing Whittier resident

Castillo, 30, died of an accidental drowning, the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office reported. → Read More

Ex-husband who admitted to killing El Segundo real estate agent released on parole

Julia “Deede” Keller’s son, Mike, says he now regrets approving a plea deal and wishes the September 2008 trial had gone on. → Read More

Gardena police puzzled by slaying of honor roll student, family pleads for tips

David Amaro-Poblano warned his mother of the gunfire as the shots rang out, then collapsed to his death, she told reporters. → Read More

Fourth suspect arrested in fatal shooting on Anaheim Street

Detectives believe the motive stemmed from a gang-related argument. → Read More

Man struck and killed by suspected DUI driver while walking on 710 Freeway in Long Beach, authorities say

Andrew Francis McClain, 43, was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said. → Read More

Boy killed in drive-by shooting in Gardena

Someone in a light-colored sedan driving west on 146th Street opened fire, striking the boy in the upper torso, police said. → Read More

Segerstrom Center for the Arts announces sudden exit of Terrence W. Dwyer

The center announced Terrence W. Dwyer’s exit in a statement on Friday evening, saying he “will pursue other opportunities.” → Read More

Man struck and killed by suspected DUI driver outside bar in Carson

The victim was a well-known regular at El Tenampa restaurant and bar on Alameda Street, authorities said. → Read More

18-year-old shot and wounded near Point Fermin Park in San Pedro

The victim was with family members near the park when he heard shots ring out and realized he was struck in his left bicep and shoulder, police said. → Read More

Former Huntington Beach teacher gets 2 years in prison for sexually assaulting teen in Long Beach

Andrew Bueno-Potts, 43, a former teacher at Ocean View High School in Huntington Beach, was also ordered to register as a sex offender for life and stay away form the victim for 10 years. → Read More

Two crew members trapped under shipping container on TV shoot at Port of Los Angeles, authorities say

The victims’ legs became trapped under a 20-foot shipping container on set, authorities said. → Read More

Man’s body found floating near Alamitos Bay in Long Beach – Press Telegram

The body was spotted just before noon in the waters off a jetty near Marina Drive, authorities said. → Read More

Pedestrian struck, killed while crossing Wrigley street

The victim was walking in a crosswalk when he was struck by a Mercedes-Benz E320, police said. They do not believe the driver was under the influence of drugs or alcohol. → Read More

Man takes himself to hospital after getting stabbed in Long Beach, police say

Police said the victim was walking near Pacific Coast Highway and Pine Avenue when he was approached, knocked to the ground and stabbed. → Read More

Man arrested in last month’s Bixby Knolls stabbing – Press Telegram

Officers found the victim suffering from stab wounds to his upper and lower torso, but he survived the attack. → Read More

Wilmington man shot by stray bullet from police shooting sues city of L.A., officers

Israel Hernandez was struck after he heard the gunfire and got up to close the front door of his apartment about 25 yards away from the shootout on Fries Avenue and Opp Street. → Read More

4 injured in Highland Park shooting, suspect in custody, police say

The victims were taken to a hospital in unknown conditions, police said. → Read More