Great news came Monday for the professional L.A. musician whose prized cello was stolen from a San Diego hotel room last week.
The wildfire that blackened about 100 open acres just west of San Diego Zoo Safari Park Monday was possibly ignited by sparks from a passing car, not an arsonist as previously believed, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.
The discovery came after a store manager noticed the strange odor stemming from a pillar outside the entrance of a California supermarket. Thinking a sewage leak had occurred, the manager called a plumber, who chipped away at the pillar's brick to reveal a person's leg inside.
The Denver teen accused of killing her 7-year-old nephew, then hiding his body in her room, was upset because he asked her to play video games, according to a newly-released probable cause statement.
Police Monday were investigating the fatal shooting of a 33-year-old man in San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter.
Authorities released the names Monday of two sisters from Escondido who died violent deaths last week, allegedly at the hands of the estranged husband of one of the women.
Several agencies continued a search Monday to recover the body of a 12-year-old girl who is presumed to have drowned after falling from a boat into San Vicente Reservoir over the weekend, authorities said.