WHITTIER (CBSLA.com) — A 12-and-a-half hour standoff ended peacefully Friday morning, with the release of a woman and the arrest of a male suspect, police said. 138 more words
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LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A Whittier-area man suspected in three stabbings last year was being held without bail in Los Angeles Thursday after serving a sentence in Mexico. 193 more words
WHITTIER (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say an armed man is holding a hostage inside an apartment in Whittier.
The incident — first reported about 4 p.m. — is taking place at an apartment building at Bright Avenue and Whittier Boulevard, according to officials. 186 more words
Authorities alleged a driver from Hacienda Heights was drunk when he fatally hit a pedestrian in Whittier last week.
Prosecutors on Friday charged Genaro Gonzalez with vehicular manslaughter without gross negligence, driving under the influence of alcohol causing injury, driving with a .08 blood alcohol level causing injury and a misdemeanor count of driving when the privilege is suspended or revoked, according to Sarah Ardalani, spokeswoman for the District Attorney’s Office. 144 more words