El Cajon Market Burglarized

EL CAJON–Two adult males Thursday were arrested in connection with the burglary of a market in unincorporated El Cajon, authorities say. The suspects, 26-year-old Everett Luther and 32-year-old Travis Murry of Lakeside, were charged with the January 8 burglary of Rainbow Farms Market, located at 1335 La Cresta Boulevard. Alpine detective learned Murray had two outstanding felony warrants […]

Copulent Arrested For Theft Of U-Haul Truck

ALPINE–A man and a woman allegedly driving a stolen U-Haul truck were arrested Thursday at a local casino. The suspects, 47-year-old Kimberly White, and 60-year-old Salomon Saenz, rented the truck over a month ago and failed to return it, according to Sheriff’s investigators. The couple were charged with vehicle theft. Saenz was additionally charged with […]

Man Dies In House Fire On New Year’s Day

LAKESIDE–A male resident died from his injuries from a house fire in Lakeside New Year’s Day, fire investigators said Sunday. Lakeside deputies responded to a call to investigate a house on fire. The blaze was extinguished however; one male victim, the sole occupant of the house, was transported to the hospital for his injuries. The […]

El Cajon Tax Return Preparer Pleads Guilty To Preparing False Tax Returns

SAN DIEGO–An El Cajon tax return preparer pleaded guilty Friday, in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California, to three counts of aiding and assisting in the preparation of a false tax return. According to documents filed with the court, Marla Cunningham, 50, of San Diego owned and operated Cunningham’s Tax Service, a tax […]

Deputy Ken Collier Neighborhood Park Opens

SANTEE–The Deputy Ken Collier Neighborhood Park is now open. The City of Santee Saturday held a ribbon cutting ceremony in honor of the deputy who was killed in the line of duty. The new half-acre park, located in the 9100 block of Via de Cristina, includes two playgrounds, a half-court basketball court, outdoor exercise equipment, […]

Elderly Man Arrested For Assault With A Deadly Weapon

RAMONA–An elderly man was arrested for allegedly shooting from inside his home, striking a resident in his leg, Sheriff’s deputies said Friday. Ramona Sheriff’s Station deputies responded to a radio call of a shooting in the 1200 block of H Street in Ramona. When deputies arrived, they located an injured victim, who identified the suspect […]

El Cajon Man Arrested In Connection With Fatal Shooting In Bostonia Neighborhood

EL CAJON–An El Cajon man was arrested in connection with the fatal shooting death of another man in a Bostonia neighborhood of unincorporated El Cajon, Sheriff’s homicide detectives said Saturday. Detectives say the suspect, Vincent Frank Peterson, 42, was located at his home in the 700 block of Oro Street, and taken into custody without […]

Pedestrian Dies In Vehicle Collision In Santee

SANTEE–A 67-year-old pedestrian crossing a roadway in Santee was fatally struck by an elderly driver Thursday. The accident occurred just after 9:30 a.m. in the 10500 block of Mission Gorge Road in Santee. They found a 67-year-old, female pedestrian in the roadway who had been struck by 2006 Cadillac CTS being driven by an 82-year-old […]

Elderly Woman Robbed In Santee

SANTEE–A man was arrested after he forcibly snatched an elderly woman’s purse in Santee, Sheriff’s deputies said Monday. Deputies arrested 29-year-old Jesse James Farquar for robbery, elder abuse and possession of narcotics. He was booked into San Diego Central Jail. Deputies say the robbery occurred just after 4 p.m. in the 9600 block of Mission […]

Interstate 8 And Dogwood Road Interchange Completed

EL CENTRO–State, local and elected officials gathered last week to celebrate the completion of the Interstate 8 Dogwood Road Interchange Project, which will improve safety for more than 31,000 daily users and help meet the demands of unprecedented commercial and residential growth in El Centro. “The I-8 Dogwood Road interchange improvements will reduce congestion and provide […]