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Woman accused of lying in sex abuse case

A 50-year-old Huntington Beach woman is facing felony charges in connection with the sexual abuse of a 13-year-old girl.

According to the Orange County District Attorney’s office, Cynthia Marie Dunaway-Erickson was arrested on Nov. 134 more words

Huntington Beach

Two held in Westminster club shooting

Two suspects have been arrested and charged in the fatal shooting of a man at a Westminster restaurant and nightclub.

According to the Orange County District Attorney’s office, Minh Quang Tran, 40, of Santa Ana will face a charge of murder and another of assault with a firearm. 198 more words


Man killed by HB police was a "murderer"

By Jim Tortolano

The man killed by a Huntington Beach police officer on Sept. 22 after a struggle was the killer of an elderly man three days earlier, Police Chief Robert Handy and Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas announced at a press conference Tuesday morning. 665 more words

Huntington Beach

Killer in GG stabbing murder is found sane

A Superior Court jury on Monday concluded that an Anaheim man accused of the brutal murder of a man in a Garden Grove café was sane at the time of the incident. 328 more words

Garden Grove

Suspect in court on murder charge

A Garden Grove man accused of attacking an elderly woman who later died will be in court on Oct. 13 to face murder charges.

According to the Orange County District Attorney’s office, Michael Aon Varela, 30, is facing a possible sentence of life in state prison without the possibility of parole for murder and the special circumstances of the death after an attempted rape. 108 more words

Garden Grove

Hearing set in insurance fraud case

A pre-trial hearing for a woman accused of making a false insurance claim over a traffic accident in Garden Grove is scheduled for Friday at Central Justice Center in Santa Ana at 8:30 a.m. 123 more words

Garden Grove

Westminster man gets long jail sentence

A 40-year-old Westminster man was sentenced Friday to 75 years to life – plus five years – in state prison for the 2015 gunshot murder of his uncle. 241 more words