Major Rail Service Interruption On Three Weekends In October

OCEANSIDE—Amtrak Pacific Surfliner, Coaster, Metrolink, and freight rail providers will experience major service interruptions during three weekends in October due to several coordinated major construction and maintenance projects. Track closures are scheduled for October 8-9, 15-16, and 22-23 to allow construction crews to perform work on multiple projects that will improve rail travel along the […]

Man Charged With Fatal Beating Of Elderly Man

FALLBROOK–An adult male is behind bars in connection with the death of a 84-year-old elderly man in Fallbrook, Sheriff’s homicide detectives said Wednesday. Fallbrook resident Keith Vazquez, 21, was arrested and charged with murder. He was will be booked into Vista jail. On Wednesday, shortly before noon, deputies from the Sheriff’s deputies responded to the […]

Encinitas Jewelry Store Burglarized

ENCINITAS–Authorities are searching for two men wanted in connection with a jewelry store burglary in Encinitas. The burglary took place September 15 between 2 and 3 a.m. at Three Sisters Jewelry Store in the 900 block of South Coast Highway 101, according to authorities. Two men broke into the business by cutting a hole in […]

Uber / Lyft Driver Arrested For Multiple Sexual Assaults

ESCONDIDO–An Uber and Lyft driver accused of sexually assaulting multiple female passengers in the North County was arrested last Friday, Escondido police said Wednesday. Investigators say 37-year-old San Marcos resident Jeremy Vague was charged with sexual assault, and was booked into the Vista Jail. Several victims known to the Escondido police were picked up by […]

Motorcyclist Dies In Fatal Traffic Collision

OCEANSIDE–A motorcyclist died from his injuries after he was struck by a vehicle Sunday, traffic investigators say. The traffic collision occurred in the 2700 block of Vista Way, according to Oceanside police. Police officers observed an adult male in the roadway with significant injuries. The individual’s damaged motorcycle was also nearby. Authorities say the motorcycle […]

Female Motorist Dies In Vehicle Collision In Escondido

ESCONDIDO–A vehicle collision in downtown Escondido claimed the life of a female motorist early Friday morning, Escondido police traffic investigators said Friday afternoon. The  4:44 a.m. collision occurred in the area of Centre City Parkway and Felicita Avenue. Officers located two involved vehicles at the South Escondido Boulevard connector. Traffic investigators say a 38-year old […]

Escondido Police Officers Donate Money To Vandalized School Garden

ESCONDIDO–A group of Escondido police officers stepped up to help an elementary school after vandals damaged the students’ small garden over the weekend. Conway Elementary School staff Sunday morning called Escondido police department after they discovered the vandalized garden. The officer saw that someone had smashed potted plants with children’s painted hand prints on them, […]

Pedestrian Seriously Injured In Hit And Run

VISTA–Authorities are investigating a hit and run accident in Vista that left a pedestrian in serious injuries, Sheriff’s department said Monday. The hit and run collision occurred before 8 p.m. at South Santa Fe Avenue and Santa Anita Place, according to traffic investigators. The pedestrian was crossing South Santa Fe Avenue when he was struck […]

Rabid Bat Found At San Diego Zoo Safari Park

SAN DIEGO–San Diego Health and Human Services Agency reports that a bat found at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park earlier this month has tested positive for rabies. The agency says park staff found the bat alive September 9 near the entrance doors to the Oasis Deli in Nairobi Village. The bat was sent to […]

Three Arrested For Pala Indian Reservation Murder

PALA–San Diego County Fugitive Task Force officers arrested three people in connection with the death of a man found shot in his home on Pala Indian Reservation. Authorities located 33-year-old Anthony Boles and 30-year-old Tyann Allen at a hotel in Temecula last weekend. Both were arrested for their outstanding warrants. Boles was booked into the Vista […]