Oceanside DUI Driver Appears In Vista Court

VISTA–An intoxicated driver who fatally struck a pedestrian Monday morning while he walked along the 4000 block of Mission Avenue in Oceanside pleaded not guilty to gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and hit-and-run causing death. Authorities say 29 year-old Esteysi Izazaga Sanchez allegedly continued driving her Pontiac sedan after the pedestrian, identified as 69 year-old Jack Ray Tenhulzen, was […]

Two Charred Bodies Found In Potrero

POTRERO–Local residents who launched a search of a couple who disappeared during the Border Fire in Potrero found two charred bodies Wednesday morning. According to county officials, the human remains were found in the 28000 block of Highway 94 in Potrero. The address was under mandatory evacuation when the Border Fire broke out on June […]

Man Found Fatally Shot In East Village

SAN DIEGO–A 23 year-old male was found shot to death in East Village just after midnight, San Diego police said Wednesday. According to police, the victim has been identified as Derion Elias White of San Diego. At 12:10 a.m., San Diego police received a call of shots fired in the area of Island Avenue and […]

Man Sexually Assaults Woman Inside Home

SAN DIEGO–Investigators have identified a man who allegedly broke into a Mountain View residence and tried to sexually assault an adult female on May 27. San Diego police says the suspect, 47-year-old Alejandro Avila Ibarra entered the home, located in the 3900 block of T Street, at 4:53 a.m., and grabbed the victim inside the […]

San Marcos Man Arrested In Las Vegas For Murder Of Girlfriend

ESCONDIDO–Las Vegas police arrested a 38 year-old San Marcos man in connection with the murder of his girlfriend found shot in her vehicle on the on-ramp to northbound Interstate 15 in Escondido Monday. A Las Vegas police officer Tuesday conducted a traffic enforcement stop on a vehicle occupied by the suspect, identified as Edward Long. […]

Authorities Conduct Investigation On Suspicious Death In Encinitas

ENCINITAS–Authorities are investigating the death of an adult female found inside her Encinitas home early Monday morning. Deputies responded to a call to assist the fire department with a possible medical aid at 1475 Spanish Bay Court in Encinitas. When deputies arrived, fire department personnel were on scene performing life saving measures on an unidentified […]

Driver In Oceanside Fatal Hit-And-Run Collision Arrested

OCEANSIDE–Homicide detectives arrested a 29 year-old Oceanside woman in connection with a fatal collision of a male pedestrian while he walked along Mission Avenue in Oceanside. Detectives arrested Esteysi Sanchez at her home and booked her into the Vista county jail. Sanchez faces charges of suspicion of drunken driving, vehicular manslaughter and hit-and-run, with bail […]

Couple Found Fatally Shot Inside Their Home

SAN DIEGO–A male and female in their 40’s were found deceased inside of the Southcrest residence Friday evening, San Diego police said today. Homicide detectives say both victims suffered fatal gunshot wounds to their upper torsos. Motive of the shooting is unknown at press time. At 5:02 p.m., the police department communications center received a […]

Dogs Poisoned In Otay Ranch

CHULA VISTA–Crime Stoppers and investigators from the Chula Vista Police Department are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the unknown suspect(s) wanted in connection with three dog poisoning cases in the Otay Ranch area of Chula Vista. The first dog poisoning case occurred on the morning of April 7.  A family member […]

Caltrans Activate New Ramp Metering Times

SAN DIEGO–Caltrans began activating meters on eastbound State Route 78 (SR-78) this week for the morning commute. Affected locations are Civic Center Drive, Mar Vista Drive and Sycamore Avenue in the city of Vista. A total of 22 on-ramps will be activated in groups of three through August to help reduce the duration and extent […]