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July 27, 2003 | From Staff and Wire Reports
The bodies of a 79-year-old man and a 70-year-old woman were found by relatives Saturday afternoon, and sheriff's detectives were investigating their deaths as "suspicious," authorities said. Sheriff's Sgt. Rick Myers said the man and woman were believed to have been spouses. Their bodies were found shortly after 3 p.m. at a home in the 600 block of Duarte Road, he said. Authorities have not released details about their deaths.
January 8, 1992 | ERIC YOUNG
Police began a homicide investigation Tuesday after a 27-year-old Anaheim man died of gunshot wounds suffered during a weekend fight in an apartment complex. Jose A. Baltazar, 25, was pronounced dead about 11 p.m. Monday at UCI Medical Center in Orange, said hospital spokeswoman Fran Tardiff. Baltazar was shot three times in the legs and abdomen after an argument about 2 a.m. Sunday at 1000 E. La Palma Ave., said Anaheim Police Lt.
January 28, 1994
South Pasadena police said they served a search warrant at a small private school on Thursday "to investigate allegations of misconduct that have been made against certain staff members." Police declined to describe the type of misconduct that is alleged or to provide other details about the case involving the Stancliff School at 1101 Arroyo Drive. About 150 children from kindergarten through eighth grade attend the school, according to Police Sgt. Mark Miller.
An Orange Coast College student who last remembers unlocking her car on campus Monday night awoke the next morning in a dumpster in Santa Ana, police said Thursday. The same woman, who was not identified, had reported a similar incident to police last month. The Costa Mesa resident, in her 30s, told police she had unlocked her car in the lot north of the college's track and field complex at 9:30 p.m.
August 14, 1997 | From Associated Press
JonBenet Ramsey's body was sprawled on the living room floor, covered with a blanket when the coroner arrived. Around her neck was a cord attached to a stick that was believed to have been used as a garrote. Wednesday's court-ordered release of the complete autopsy report on the 6-year-old beauty queen provided grisly new details but didn't give the time of death, which could help investigators pinpoint who was around her. JonBenet's body was discovered in the basement of her family's house Dec.
October 2, 1988
When the Anaheim City Council last Tuesday unanimously gave its preliminary approval to a harebrained ordinance that would allow the city to bill people accused of crimes for the costs of the police investigations--even if the person is innocent of any wrongdoing--no one said a word. There was no council discussion. And no one rose to speak about it, for or against.
December 28, 1994 | JULIE TAMAKI
Los Angeles police were investigating Tuesday whether the drivers of two vehicles involved in an accident at a Van Nuys intersection were under the influence of drugs or alcohol when their cars collided, injuring nine people, including four children. Blood tests due back next week will determine whether Jose Fernandez, 31, and Richard Condap, 41, both of Van Nuys, were intoxicated at the time of the Monday night crash, Los Angeles Police Detective Rick Talkington said.
April 5, 1993
Police on Sunday were investigating the death of a man in an apparent hit-and-run accident. The man was found lying face down in the 1100 block of North Euclid Street late Saturday. He probably was struck by a vehicle about 11:20 p.m, but no witnesses have been found, said Santa Ana Police Sgt. Dick Faust. The victim's name and age were not available, Faust said.
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