• Man Shot and Wounded by Alhambra Police


    ALHAMBRA (CNS) – A man was shot and wounded by police in Alhambra today as he allegedly drove a car into another officer.   Just after 2 a.m. Alhambra police officers on foot patrol at the intersection of Second and Main streets saw a wrong way driver on Second Street, according to a department statement. The driver was was going south in the northbound lane.

    The officers attempted to stop the car, but the driver did not yield and the car ran into one of the officers.

    Police opened fire. and the suspect vehicle was stopped a few blocks away. Two people inside were arrested, according to the statement.

    Their car had a smashed windshield where it had apparently struck the officer and was riddled with bullet holes, said a news photographer at the scene. Bullet casings littered the ground.

    The officer was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the suspect vehicle — who was hit by police gunfire — was transported to a hospital with stable life signs, police reports said.

    The other person in the car was found to have been injured in some sort of earlier fight, and was given treatment for that. Both suspects are adults, but the department refused to release their names.

    1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)


    Loading ... Loading …

    Comments are closed

     
  • The 626 Night Market has successfully completed its July return at Santa Anita Park, and my has it come a long way since its inception in April of 2012 in Old Town Pasadena....
    Happy New Year! Rose Parade Float Trophy Winners...
    The San Marino 9-10 Softball All-Stars completed a magical run and finished 2nd in all of Southern California Little League. The local girls represented San Marino and all of District 17 – including Pasadena Southwest Little League and Pasadena America...
    It takes something extraordinary to keep me in San Marino at 8:00 p.m. on a Friday – a student performance or sporting event being the most common – but I admit to being a little bit of a curiosity seeker last weekend....
    Local fine artist Sam Nicholson is donating 25 percent of any of his paintings purchased by supporters of the Pasadena-headquartered non-profit Hillsides....
     
     
     
    Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin