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May 1, 2001
A man accused of shooting two people during an argument surrendered to members of the Los Angeles County sheriff's SWAT team early Monday in Paramount after a brief standoff, authorities said. Sergio Nevarez, 32, was taken into custody in the 8800 block of Somerset Boulevard, where he had barricaded himself in a motor home after the shooting on Sunday evening, authorities said. Nevarez reportedly had been arguing with two people in the 8500 block of Eglise Avenue about 10 p.m.
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April 19, 2001
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department released a sketch Wednesday, shown above, of a man wanted in the attempted murder of Deputy Angel Dominguez. The 10-year veteran was nearly killed last week when he stopped a driver in Norwalk who then shot him in the neck with a handgun. The bullet narrowly missed Dominguez's spine and major arteries. He is recovering from his wounds. The car was described as a gold, four-door Nissan or Honda.
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April 10, 2001 | MEGAN K. STACK, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An irate deliveryman strolled into a Santa Monica shipping office at daybreak Monday, shouted profanities and fired at least four bullets as his terrified co-workers scrambled for the door, witnesses and police said. "He was just shooting, saying bad words, you know, saying 'What's up?' and 'Run,' " said fellow driver Juan Sagrero, hunched on a curbside later in the morning. "I was like, 'He's not going to shoot me.' " In the end, the alleged gunman was the only person to be shot.
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April 6, 2001
A 72-year-old Torrance woman was arrested early Thursday morning on suspicion of fatally shooting her husband in the couple's home, authorities said. The woman was arrested at about 1:30 a.m. at her home in the 1800 block of 182nd Street, shortly after she called 911, Torrance police Officer Dennis Addington said. "Investigators entered the residence and discovered an adult male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds," he said.
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March 21, 2001
Two men shot and robbed a bicyclist and robbed a jogger on a bike path, authorities said Tuesday. The robberies occurred about 9:30 p.m. Monday at the South Fork Trail, south of Magic Mountain Parkway, said Det. Ignacio Somoano of the Los Angeles County sheriff's Santa Clarita station. When the bicyclist resisted being grabbed by one of the robbers the other robber shot him once in the upper torso with a handgun, Somoano said.
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February 23, 2001
Three men were shot Thursday night at a Lynwood liquor store, authorities said. The shooting at Lynmart Liquor in the 11600 block of Atlantic Avenue was reported at 7:39 p.m., said Lt. Richard Daniels of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Century station. The victims were hospitalized and treated for what appeared to be non-life-threatening injuries, authorities said. "The shots were fired from outside the store," Daniels said. "We do not know what prompted it yet."
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February 17, 2001 | From a Times Staff Writer
A suspended Los Angeles police officer was convicted Friday of participating in an off-duty drunken shooting spree in Montebello in 1999. After deliberating for 2 1/2 days, a jury found Steven Michael O'Neal, 31, guilty of the felony charge of allowing another person to discharge a firearm from a vehicle, according to Deputy Dist. Atty. Thomas Krag. He also was convicted of driving under the influence, which is a misdemeanor.
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February 10, 2001
Sheriff's deputies responding to a driver's frantic early Friday morning cell phone call found the man's passenger bleeding from a gunshot wound, officials said. The driver was calling from Avenue M, between 10th Street West and the Antelope Valley Freeway, and seemed unfamiliar with the area. His passenger, a 38-year-old Palmdale man, had been shot in the chest, apparently at a bar on 35th Street East in Palmdale, Sheriff's Homicide Det. Mike Scott said.
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February 10, 2001
Shots fired on the westbound Foothill Freeway in Pasadena left one person dead and another wounded Friday afternoon, police said. The shooting, which occurred near Hill Avenue about 4 p.m., forced the closure of the westbound lanes of the freeway for about two hours, said Pasadena Police Lt. Mike Korpal. "We have a pretty large crime scene," he added. As many as three cars were involved, he added. But police were left with more questions than answers as to what happened.
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February 5, 2001
A Palmdale man was hospitalized Sunday with two gunshot wounds, and six men were arrested in connection with the shooting, Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies said. Abraham Marquez, 34, was shot once in the face and once in the foot just before 1 a.m. in the carport of an apartment complex in the 38000 block of 11th Street East. Based on a description provided by the caller who reported the shooting, deputies stopped six men in a white Cadillac as they left the area. Sheriff's Sgt.
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