MURRIETA – An ex-convict who took a Menifee woman from her home at gunpoint to collect on a debt was sentenced today to two years in state prison. Jesse Martin Aaron, 32, pleaded guilty in October to assault with a firearm in connection with the Aug. 9 abduction. In exchange for his admission, kidnapping to […]
SAN JACINTO – The daughter of a Hemet woman who went missing a week ago and whose traveling companion was found dead on the Soboba Indian Reservation said today she fears her mother was a witness to murder and suffered dire consequences. Kathleen Ann Haney, 56, was last seen on the night of Jan. 22, when she […]
SAN JACINTO – A man whose remains were found on the Soboba Indian Reservation near San Jacinto was the victim of a homicide, and concerns were mounting today (Jan. 27) about the welfare of a woman with whom he was traveling, sheriff’s officials said. The body of Kyle Nathan Cagey, 27, of Pala was discovered Wednesday afternoon, Jan. […]
CAMP PENDLETON – Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton released non-essential personnel at 12 p.m. today, Jan. 20, and will open three hours late Monday, Jan. 23 with non-essential personnel asked to not arrive before 10 a.m. Civilian personnel have the option for unscheduled leave or unscheduled telework. All personnel should plan to arrive for work no more than three hours later than […]
SAN DIEGO – The latest in a spate of strong winter storms that have drenched the San Diego area since the start of the new year brought more pounding showers and a dusting of mountain snow to the region today. The unsettled atmospheric system out of the eastern Pacific – the second of three due to bear down […]
Six new influenza-related deaths in the San Diego region, including that of a previously healthy 45-year-old woman, were reported Thursday, Jan. 19 by county health officials.
Rain, wind, snow and a slight chance of thunderstorms are expected in San Diego County today as the first in a series of Pacific storms with the potential to deliver the heaviest precipitation since 2010 moves through the region.
LOS ANGELES – George Michael, a teenage music idol of the 1980s, died over the Christmas holiday. He was 53. A co-star of the pop duo Wham! and later a solo artist, Michael was best known for Wham! hits such as “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go,” “Careless Whisper” and “Everything She Wants.” His popular solo […]
A National Weather Service wind advisory for the valleys and mountains is set to remain in effect until 10 a.m. Tuesday.
A fleeing driver in a Cadillac was able to elude pursuing California Highway Patrol officers early today but apparently ditched the car and took off after crashing into a light pole north of Escondido.