Friday, November 3, 2017
Tip Us Off
A Tulare County man says an Atascadero police officer unlawfully questioned him last year because he’s black. He has filed a racial discrimination lawsuit over the incident, which was caught on the officer’s body camera. Kyle Bell from Visalia claims he was visiting San Luis Obispo County in October 2016 and had stopped in front of the police station to have a cigarette when he was racially profiled by an officer. That is when he was he was racially profiled, approached and questione…
A drive-by shooting in Santa Maria that sent one teen to the hospital Friday appears to be gang-related, police say.
Source: Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office
At approximately 12:40 a.m. this morning, November 2, 2017, Sheriff’s Deputies and UCSB Police Officers assigned to the Isla Vista Foot Patrol (IVFP) responded to an apartment in the 700 block of Camino Del Sur on a report of a robbery that had just occurred. The victim was walking in the area of Camino Del Sur and Abrego Road when the suspect, described as a college-aged Asian male, walked up behind the victim, grabbed his arm and forcibly removed his cell phone from his hand. The suspect quickly ran northbound on Camino Del Sur with the victim’s phone. The victim walked back to his apartment nearby and called 9-1-1.
Just one hour later, at approximately 1:50 a.m., IVFP personnel responded to the intersection of Camino Pescadero and Sueno Road for a report of an Asian male acting strangely and jumping onto moving vehicles. When the IVFP
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A college student came face to face with the men who shot at him and his car.
Around 1 a.m. Tuesday, Micheal Johnson was parked outside of his east side home. He was alone and sitting in the driver’s seat when he saw two men approach his car.
“They were kind of looking in the car. I didn’t think they saw me so I sat up and they were ‘like my bad, my bad,’” said Micheal Johnson, victim.
Johnson says not even 15 minutes later, the two men returned. This time the men had weapons and started shooting their guns. There’s a bullet hole through one of the car doors, a piece of plastic is covering the back window and glass pieces are all over the seats.
“I felt like my life was flashing before my eyes but also my other instinct was just to do what I could to stay alive and drove