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Occupier arrested for felony possession of a knife

PASADENA – Occupy protester Michael Buell, 45, of Fallbrook, was arrested Sunday by Pasadena Police and booked on suspicion of felony possession of a dagger, police Lt. Phlunte Riddle said. He remains in custody and is being held in lieu … Continue reading

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Pasadena man shot celebrating friend’s release from jail

PASADENA – Marvin Laguan, 18, of Alhambra was shot and killed in the 400 block of North Mar Vista Avenue late Monday night, according to the Pasadena Police Department. Laguan was talking to his girlfriend when a man approached and … Continue reading

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Shots ring out, leave three injured in Northwest Pasadena

PASADENA – An argument between two groups of men along El Sereno Avenue in Pasadena on Tuesday erupted into a flood of bullets and sent three people to the hopsital with gunshot wounds, according to a statement from the Pasadena … Continue reading

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Pasadena Police open up on prostitution bust

PASADENA – After an afternoon of phone calls and conversations about the Pasadena Police Department’s obligation to release the names of those arrested in a recent prostitution ring, police Chief Phillip Sanchez complied Monday with the Star-News request for the … Continue reading

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Pasadena sits on name of prostitution suspects

PASADENA – In yet another case of Pasadena secrecy, City Hall and the Pasadena Police Department refused Monday to release the names of 12 suspects arrested in a prostitution sting. The 12 alleged johns were nabbed in the 3100 block … Continue reading

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Reward issued in Jackson slaying, aunt delivers heartfelt words

MONTEREY PARK — Standing alongside Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca, the aunt of slain John Muir High School football player and student Brandon Jackson gave a tearful admonition to her nephew’s killers Wednesday. “Every day you look in the … Continue reading

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McFarland search warrant questioned

PASADENA – Defense attorney Bill Paparian claims the Pasadena Police Department’s search and seizure of items belonging to Kelvin “Sgt. Mac” McFarland was baseless and will ask a judge to throw it out, according to court documents obtained Thursday. McFarland, … Continue reading

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McFarland case delayed until August

PASADENA – Police in Pasadena have failed to turn over vital evidence in the Kelvin “Sgt. Mac” McFarland case, causing two delays this week in the criminal court proceedings, according to the suspect’s attorney. McFarland, 40, is a Pasadena juvenile … Continue reading

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