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Palmdale Station’s Most Wanted

Palmdale Most Wanted 11.25.14

PALMDALE – Palmdale detectives are seeking your help in locating two suspects wanted for grand theft, both believed to be in the Antelope Valley area. If you recognize them or know where they might be hiding, contact detectives using the information next to the suspects’ photos or by calling 1-800-222-tips (8477). Elizabeth Ruiz Elizabeth Ruiz…

Teen arrested for possessing stolen shotgun, owner sought

Lancaster detectives are looking for the rightful owner of this stolen shotgun. Anyone with information about this recovered shotgun is encouraged to contact Lancaster Station Detective Barclay at 661-948-8466. (Photo courtesy LASD)

LANCASTER – A 16-year-old Lancaster boy on probation for robbery was arrested Saturday after detectives found a shotgun at his home, authorities said. The arrest happened around 6:20 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 22, at a home on 44100 block of Begonia Street, according to Lancaster Community Relations deputy Miguel Ruiz. Detectives responded to the home because…

29 arrested, none for DUI at Lancaster checkpoint

DUI

LANCASTER – No one was arrested for driving under the influence, but more than two dozen drivers were arrested for various other violations at a DUI checkpoint in Lancaster Friday night and early Saturday morning. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Lancaster Station conducted the checkpoint from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Avenue K…

Teenage brothers arrested after Lancaster home burglary

The other teen was arrested in the neighborhood where the home burglary occurred. (LUIS MEZA)

LANCASTER – Two teenage brothers were arrested Thursday for allegedly breaking into an East Lancaster home, authorities said. Shine Forman, 19, and his 16-year-old brother were arrested in connection with a home burglary that occurred around 11:30 a.m. on the 44700 block of Leslie Court, according to Lancaster Community Relations deputy Miguel Ruiz. “When deputies…

Palmdale teen killed in 14 Freeway motorcycle crash

The motorcycle came to rest underneath a Toyota Tundra. CHP officers said there were at least four vehicles involved in the crash, but they're still trying to determine the sequence of events. (LUIS MEZA)

PALMDALE – A 17-year-old motorcycle rider was killed Wednesday night in a traffic crash on the Antelope Valley (14) Freeway, authorities said. The fatal collision occurred around 8:25 p.m. Nov. 19 on southbound SR-14 near the Pearblossom on-ramp, according to a preliminary report from the California Highway Patrol. A 17-year-old male, riding a 2000 Yamaha,…

Palmdale Station’s Most Wanted

Palmdale Most Wanted 11.20.14

PALMDALE – Palmdale detectives are seeking your help in locating a suspect wanted for attempted murder and a suspect wanted for assault with a deadly weapon, both believed to be in the Antelope Valley area. If you recognize them or know where they might be hiding, contact detectives using the information next to the suspects’…

Most Wanted AV Parolees

Christina Brooks

The Antelope Valley Parole Office is seeking your help in locating the following wanted parolees. If you recognize these parolees and know where they might be hiding, contact the Antelope Valley Parole Office at 661-729-0530, ext. 272. Taylor Bingaman Taylor Bingaman is a 27-year-old white male with brown hair and blue eyes. He is approximately…

DUI checkpoint in Lancaster this Friday

DUI Checkpoint

LANCASTER – The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint at an undisclosed location in Lancaster this Friday, Nov. 21, between the hours of 6 p.m. and 2 a.m.  Deputies will be looking for signs of alcohol and drug impairment. They also will check for proper licensing and will strive…

Three arrested in Lancaster double stabbing

A 17-year-old boy and a 24-year-old woman was stabbed after a drug deal went bad, authorities said. (LUIS MEZA)

LANCASTER – Two teenagers and a 52-year-old woman were arrested Monday afternoon after a squabble over drugs escalated into a double stabbing at a Lancaster strip mall, authorities said. Around 2:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 17, deputies responded to a call regarding a fight in the parking lot of the shopping center on 10th Street West…

Homeless man charged in attempted kidnapping

Guillermo Ceniceros

A 39-year-old homeless man was charged Friday with attempting to kidnap and rape a 13-year-old girl from a Santa Clarita bus bench, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. Guillermo Lomelí Ceniceros faces five felony counts: one count each of attempted kidnapping to commit rape, attempted kidnapping for child molesting and lewd act upon…

Palmdale man gets 5+ years for transporting meth to Nebraska

Jose Garcia (Booking photo courtesy Lincoln Journal Star via Lancaster County Corrections Department.)

LINCOLN – A 26-year-old Palmdale truck driver has been sentenced to more than five years in federal prison for transporting methamphetamine to Nebraska, authorities said. Jose Antonio Garcia brought 6.25 pounds of methamphetamine from California to Lincoln this past April and was busted after authorities found the drugs hidden in an air compressor, according to…

Lancaster quadruple murder trial underway

Cory King, shown in the 2008 booking photo, is accused of killing the four females, then setting fire to the house before fleeing in the family car.

LANCASTER – More than six years after a Lancaster mother and three of her daughters were found dead inside their burning home, a trial is underway in an Antelope Valley courtroom for the man accused of killing them. Corey Lynn King, now 24, is charged with four counts of first-degree murder with special circumstances and…

Detectives seeking witnesses after local road rage incident

Crime AV Alert

PALMDALE – Local detectives are seeking witnesses to a road rage incident that occurred between 8:30 and 8:50 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 12, on northbound Sierra Highway, between Avenue P and Avenue M. “The parties involved were driving a green Honda Accord and a black Honda Accord,” stated Lancaster Community Relations deputy Miguel Ruiz, adding that…

Palmdale Station’s Most Wanted

Palmdale Most Wanted 11.11.14

PALMDALE – Palmdale Sheriff’s Station detectives are seeking your help in locating a suspect wanted for burglary and a suspect wanted for domestic violence, both believed to be in the Antelope Valley area. If you recognize them or know where they might be hiding, contact detectives using the information next to the suspects’ photos or…