Blog Posts in March, 2012

  • Los Angeles Teen Arrested for Attempted Murder in Urban Noodle Restroom Stabbing

    || 21-Mar-2012

    A man was chased for several blocks into a downtown Asian restaurant where he was cornered by two men in a bathroom stall and stabbed repeatedly in the throat and chest. After a restaurant staffer reported hearing a scuffle in the bathroom, the two suspects fled, and the victim was found and transported to a local hospital. Police later apprehended one suspect with the help of a witness who saw ...
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  • Los Angeles Soccer Coach Accused of Child Molestation

    || 21-Mar-2012

    Javier Arrioja, former Los Angeles soccer coach for a boys club, has plead not guilty to sex-related charges involving a 15-year-old male player. Arrioja answered to four counts of molestation upon a child age 14 or 15 and one count of sending harmful matter. He was arrested at his home in February when a player reported to police that the defendant had inappropriately touched him. The boy alleges ...
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  • California Mother Sentenced for Manslaughter after Infant Dies from Meth Breast-Milk

    || 21-Mar-2012

    A California mother whose 6-week-old son died after ingesting methamphetamine-tainted breast milk has been sentenced to six years in prison. When Maggie Wortman was first questioned, she denied that her drug use caused her son's death, suggesting instead that someone else had killed her baby by staging a suffocation scene at the foot of the bed where she was sleeping. However, an autopsy on ...
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  • Former Los Angeles Commissioner Faces Child Porn Charges

    || 20-Mar-2012

    Former president of Los Angeles' Board of Neighborhood Commissioners, Albert Abrams, was named in an eight-count federal criminal indictment that includes five counts of Distributing Child Pornography, two counts of Receiving Child Pornography and another count of Possessing Child Pornography. Investigators using a peer-to-peer sharing network were able to download more than 150 pornographic ...
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  • Bling Ring Member Pleads No Contest for Lindsay Lohan, Audrina Patridge Burglaries

    || 18-Mar-2012

    Nicholas Prugo, member of the so-called "Bling Ring," has plead no contest to two counts of felony Residential Burglary for burglarizing the homes of Lindsay Lohan and Audrina Patridge. The ring's members are accused of taking part in break-ins between September 2008 and August 2009 at the homes of celebrities such as Orlando Bloom, Paris Hilton, Lohan, Brian Austin-Green and Megan ...
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  • Actress Sean Young Arrested for Battery After Trying to Enter Academy Awards Party

    || 16-Mar-2012

    Actress Sean Young was involved in an altercation with a security guard as she tried to enter an Academy Awards after-party. According to Young, she struck the security guard after he allegedly grabbed her arm and started pulling her. The security guard made a citizen’s arrest and Young was booked on suspicion of misdemeanor battery at the Hollywood division of the Los Angeles Police ...
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