Man Crashes Vehicle Into House Damaging Gas Line

OCEANSIDE–An 85 year-old man lost control of his vehicle and struck the exterior wall of a residence, Oceanside police said Sunday evening. The man was driving a Toyota sedan west bound in the 3600 block of Vista Campana. For an unknown reason, the driver lost control of the vehicle and struck the residence. The driver was uninjured, but […]

Sprinter Collides With Abandoned Vehicle On Tracks

VISTA–A Sprinter train struck a vehicle that was abandoned on the tracks early Sunday morning, Sheriff’s deputies said today. At approximately 4:37 a.m., the Sprinter was traveling westbound from Escondido to Oceanside when it struck the vehicle in the vicinity of S. Santa Fe and York Drive in Vista. No one was injured as a […]

Felony Warrant Suspect Captured In Carlsbad

CARLSBAD–Carlsbad police arrested a 29 year-old Oceanside man for a felony no bail warrant and for resisting arrest, authorities said Friday. At 7:34 a.m., a Carlsbad police officer recognized Anthony Lee Holt with an active felony warrant exit one of the motel rooms at a local motel in the 700 block of Raintree Drive. Upon contact, the man ran […]

Authorities Seek Car Burglar’s Identity

ENCINITAS–Investigators from the North Coastal Sheriff’s Station want the public’s help to identify and locate a man wanted for using stolen credit cards and two car burglaries. The car burglaries happened on May 13. Sometime between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., someone broke into a car parked in the 17000 block of Avenida Alondra in […]

Sheriff’s Senior Volunteers Rescue Elderly Woman

LAKESIDE–Senior volunteers from the Lakeside Sheriff’s Substation came to the rescue of a woman enrolled in the Sheriff’s You Are Not Alone (YANA) program. On April 20, Senior Volunteers Ernie Bonanno and David Lieras checked on the welfare of an 86‐year‐old YANA member in Lakeside. When they didn’t hear back from her, senior volunteers asked Corporal Jerold Ring and Deputy […]

Police Search For Man Who Attempted To Lure Female Teens To His Car

ESCONDIDO–Escondido police are searching for an adult male who attempted to lure two female juveniles to his vehicle by offering them money for directions. Authorities say on Monday, a white male, age 40 to 50 years-old, driving an older red convertible in the area of the 1000 block of East Washington Avenue, tried to lure one teen into his car. The girl ran off […]

Escondido Police Arrest Two Men For Attempted Murder

ESCONDIDO–Escondido police Sunday night arrested two men and charged them with attempted murder of another man. Authorities say 27 year-old Edgar Bueno Pacheco and 21 year-old Oscar Bueno Pacheco, of Escondido were booked into the Vista Jail. On May 14,  at about 11:52 p.m., Escondido police dispatch received a 911 call regarding a male yelling for help in […]

Oceanside Police Release Image Of Indecent Exposure Suspect

OCEANSIDE–Oceanside police released a video surveillance image of a man who allegedly exposed himself in front of an 8 year-old girl in Oceanside. The incident occurred on May 10 around 4 p.m. in the 100 block of Avenida Descanso. The girl was in the parking lot of her apartment complex when she was approached by […]

Elderly Woman Seriously Injured In Traffic Collision

ENCINITAS–A 73-year-old Massachusetts woman was struck by a commercial vehicle while she crossed a street in Encinitas, Sheriff’s deputies said Wednesday. The woman was walking northbound in a marked crosswalk. At about the same time, the 22-year-old driver of a commercial delivery truck entered the intersection from Balour Drive and made a left turn to […]

Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Train

CARLSBAD–A female pedestrian Thursday was fatally struck by an Amtrak train while trespassing along the tracks, authorities say. The collision occurred before 1:30 p.m. along the tracks near the 5800 block of Avenida Encinas. A southbound Amtrak train was going between 70 and 80 miles per hour when the engineer spotted a woman who was […]