L.A. NOW

Southern California -- this just in

« Previous Post | L.A. NOW Home | Next Post »

110 Freeway reopens after police search cars for bank robbers, cash

Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies conducted a massive traffic stop on the northbound 110 Freeway in South Los Angeles in pursuit of at least one bank robber trying to flee with a bag of cash.

Authorities shut down the freeway and conducted searches, car by car, for the suspect and a bag of cash stolen from a Moreno Valley bank, which was equipped with a tracking device, authorities said.

Deputies opened the trunks of several cars and patted down suspects. At least three people have been detained.

Most lanes were reopened just after 1:15 p.m.

ALSO:

Arsonist arrested after napkins are set on fire at In-N-Out Burger

Nearly 2.4 million Californians have considered suicide, report says

Sheriff's deputies investigate reported threat at La Mirada High School

-- Richard Winton and Ashley Powers

 
Comments () | Archives (0)

Connect

Recommended on Facebook


Advertisement

In Case You Missed It...

Video

About L.A. Now
L.A. Now is the Los Angeles Times’ breaking news section for Southern California. It is produced by more than 80 reporters and editors in The Times’ Metro section, reporting from the paper’s downtown Los Angeles headquarters as well as bureaus in Costa Mesa, Long Beach, San Diego, San Francisco, Sacramento, Riverside, Ventura and West Los Angeles.
Have a story tip for L.A. Now?
Please send to newstips@latimes.com
Can I call someone with news?
Yes. The city desk number is (213) 237-7847.

Categories




Get Alerts on Your Mobile Phone

Sign me up for the following lists: