Man Arrested For Attempted Murder

SPRING VALLEY—A 24 year-old parolee wanted for a parole violation, entered Jamacha Produce on Jamacha Blvd. in Spring Valley armed with a gun and a hatchet. Customers, including a 12 year-old girl, hid in the store as Hill confronted the 34 year-old clerk. Hill ran behind the counter and began taking money from the register. […]

Authorities Shutter Two San Diego-Area Smuggling Tunnels

ICE investigates a tunnel in a warehouse. Photo: ICE

SAN DIEGO–Over the course of the last four days, members of the San Diego Tunnel Task Force, in collaboration with their enforcement counterparts in Mexico, have uncovered two sophisticated smuggling tunnels connecting commercial buildings in San Diego’s Otay Mesa industrial park with warehouses in neighboring Tijuana, Mex. The first tunnel, approximately 600 yards in length, […]

Man Found Dead In Lakeside

LAKESIDE–Investigators are searching for leads in the death of a Lakeside man, a Sheriff’s spokesman says. On April 3, at 1:45 p.m., deputies responded to 12568 Lakeshore Drive in the community of Lakeside for a report of a person down behind the business.  When they arrived on scene they found a man sitting on the […]

Residential Burglar Arrested In Spring Valley

SPRING VALLEY–A 19 year-old male was arrested Tuesday by Sheriff’s deputies after he was caught with merchandise stolen from a Spring Valley home, deputies say. A resident in the 10400 block of Moorpark St. arrived home and saw a black male adult wearing a backpack run from the front door of her house. Believing her […]

Blaze Destroys Mobile Home

A Carman Ranch mobile home was destroyed by fire on Wednesday. Photo: San Miguel Fire District

  SPRING VALLEY—A homeowner was displaced after a blaze destroyed her Spring Valley mobile home, fire investigators said on Wednesday. The San Miguel Fire District in cooperation with CAL FIRE responded to the fire at the Carman Ranch Mobile Home Park, located at 2515 Sweetwater Road. When the first of four crews arrived the single-wide mobile […]

El Cajon Police‏ To Conduct Motorcycle Safety Check

EL CAJON–The El Cajon Police Department will be conducting a specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operation on March 15 in an effort to lower deaths and injuries. Extra officers will be on duty patrolling areas frequented by motorcyclists and where motorcycle crashes occur. Officers will be looking for violations made by drivers and riders alike that […]

Alpine Man Kills Neighbor After Argument

ALPINE–A feud between two neighbors left one man fatally shot by his neighbor, Sheriff’s deputies said today. On Sunday, at about 4:10 p.m., Leland Clyde, 73, got into an argument with his neighbor, Jock Martin,56, in the Ma Tar Awa Campground in Alpine. During the argument Clyde produced a shotgun and shot Martin. Clyde went […]

Burned Body Found On Dirt Road

ALPINE–A burned body was found smoldering on a dirt road off Sequan Truck Trail in Alpine, Sheriff’s deputies said this morning. On March 9 at about 4:55 a.m., deputies from the Alpine Substation received a radio call to investigate a report of a body on fire on a road. Deputies arrived on scene and found […]

TB Case Reported At Helix High

SAN DIEGO–A person at Helix Charter High School in La Mesa was recently diagnosed with tuberculosis (TB) and may have exposed students and staff, the County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) reported today. HHSA is working closely with the school to notify anyone who was potentially exposed. The period of possible exposure was from […]

Kayak Found Floating Upside Down At Lake

RAMONA–Sheriff’s deputies from the Ramona Sub-station were dispatched for a report of a fishing kayak located floating upside down in a City of San Diego reservoir. Apparently, the kayak is owned by a 55-year-old man who frequents the lake for fishing, and he is known to employees who work at the lake. Deputies checked the […]