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Lancaster Station’s Most Wanted

Lancaster Most Wanted 4.29.16

LANCASTER – The Lancaster Sheriff’s Station is seeking your help in locating the following suspects. If you recognize them and know where they might be located, contact detectives using the information next to the suspects’ photos or by calling 1-800-222-TIPS. Krystal Shrell Stanley Krystal Stanley is a 28-year-old female with brown hair and brown eyes.…

Body found in car ID’d

investigation

LANCASTER – Authorities have identified the man who was found dead in a parked car in Lancaster on April 19. He was 25-year-old Stephen Sanfelipo, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office. The body was discovered by deputies from the sheriff’s Lancaster station at approximately 2:54 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, near 110th Street East…

DUI checkpoint in Palmdale this Friday

DUI Checkpoint

PALMDALE – The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Traffic Services Detail will be conducting a DUI/driver’s license checkpoint at an undisclosed location in Palmdale this Friday, April 29, 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…

Palmdale Station’s Most Wanted

Palmdale Most Wanted 4.28.16

Palmdale Station detectives are seeking the public’s help in locating a suspect wanted for attempted murder and a suspect wanted for domestic violence, both believed to be in the Antelope Valley area. If you recognize them and know where they might be located, contact detectives using the information next to the suspects’ photos or by…

Vice principal charged with vehicular manslaughter

Jada Jackson [Photo: Knight Prep Academy website]

PALMDALE – The vice principal of a middle school in Palmdale is facing a vehicular manslaughter charge. Jada Lashay Jackson of Knight Prep Academy was charged last month in connection with a 2015 traffic crash that killed 79-year-old Beverly Arlene Dwyer of Lancaster, according to court records. The multi-vehicle crash happened around 3:24 p.m. Tuesday,…

Lancaster Station’s Most Wanted

Lancaster Most Wanted 4.21.16

LANCASTER – The Lancaster Sheriff’s Station is seeking your help in identifying and locating the following suspects. If you recognize them and know where they might be located, contact detectives using the information next to the suspects’ photos or by calling 1-800-222-TIPS. Vaness Daniels Vaness Daniels is a 51-year-old male with black hair and brown…

Man found shot, killed in Llano

murder investigation

LLANO – Sheriff’s homicide detectives are trying to determine who shot a man whose body was found in Llano by recreational shooters. The body was discovered around 12:05 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, near 233rd Street East, three-tenths of a mile north of Highway 18, according to a news release from the Sheriff’s Information Bureau. “When…

Investigation launched after body found in car

investigation

LANCASTER – An investigation was underway Wednesday to determine what killed a man whose body was found inside a parked car in Lancaster. The body was discovered by deputies from the sheriff’s Lancaster station at approximately 2:54 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, near 110th Street East and East Avenue H, according to a news release from…

Palmdale Station’s Most Wanted

Palmdale Most Wanted 4.19.16

Palmdale Sheriff’s Station detectives are seeking the public’s help in locating a suspect wanted for grand theft and a suspect wanted for assault with a deadly weapon, both believed to be in the Antelope Valley area. If you recognize them and know where they might be located, contact detectives using the information next to the…

1 killed, 1 critically injured in Lancaster traffic crash

The pickup's driver, a Lancaster woman in her 60s, was pronounced dead at the scene, officials said. [LUIS MEZA]

LANCASTER – A female driver was killed and her passenger was critically injured in a two-vehicle traffic collision at a Lancaster intersection Saturday night, authorities said. It happened around 8:29 p.m. Saturday, April 16, on Avenue H at Challenger Way, according to a news release from the Lancaster Sheriff’s Station. “Preliminary information gathered at the…

3 arrested for DUI at Lancaster checkpoint

DUI

LANCASTER – Two motorists were arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol, another was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs, and more than two dozen motorists were cited for license violations at a DUI/driver’s license checkpoint conducted in Lancaster this past weekend, authorities said. The checkpoint was conducted…

Lancaster Station’s Most Wanted

Lancaster Most Wanted 4.14.16 1

LANCASTER – The Lancaster Sheriff’s Station is seeking your help in locating the following suspects. If you recognize them and know where they might be located, contact detectives using the information next to the suspects’ photos or by calling 1-800-222-TIPS. Attempt to ID – suspected thief In you recognize the man in this image, then…

Most Wanted AV Parolees

Most Wanted AV Parolees 4.13.16

The Antelope Valley Parole Office is seeking your help in locating the following at-large parolees. If you recognize these parolees and know where they might be located, contact the Antelope Valley Parole Office at 661-729-0530, ext. 272. Elden Johnson Elden Johnson is a 22-year-old male with black hair and brown eyes. He is approximately 6…

Man shot dead during argument in Lancaster [updated]

The suspect was detained by responding deputies and arrested. His name was not immediately released. [LUIS MEZA]

LANCASTER – A 29-year-old man was shot dead with an AK-47 during an argument at a Lancaster home Monday afternoon, authorities said. The shooting happened around 5 p.m. Monday, April 11, according to a news release from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Information Bureau. “Detectives have learned that the suspect, a 34-year-old male Hispanic,…

DUI checkpoint planned in Lancaster April 15

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 on April 15, 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 to…