SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A man accused in a drive-by shooting more than six years ago that left a 64-year-old Lincoln Park resident dead outside his home pleaded not guilty Wednesday to murder and other charges.
Terrill Bell, 33, was serving a prison term for an unrelated crime when he was identified as the alleged killer of Nieme Jabbar, according to San Diego police.
Jabbar was in front of his house in the 5200 block of San Bernardo Terrace when someone opened fire from inside a passing car about 8:30 a.m. on Sept. 16, 2004. Patrol officers arrived to find the victim dead inside a parked car.
Bell is also charged with being a felon in possession of a gun. A status conference was set for April 27.
Police were involved a pursuit late Saturday that ended with a deadly officer-involved shooting in Escondido.
Two people died early Sunday morning after a high-speed chase ended in a head-on crash in North County.
A man was shot and killed by police at an officer- involved shooting in Escondido, a sheriff's lieutenant said Sunday.
An approaching winter storm is poised to open an "atmospheric river" of subtropical rain clouds on Southern California this week, but the San Diego area is expected to see just a fraction of that moisture, forecasters said Sunday.
A man threw rocks at vehicles on Interstate 5 near Imperial Beach Sunday, and threatened police with a pickaxe as he ran into a riverbed.
San Diego Sen. Toni Atkins will make history Wednesday when she becomes the first woman and first lesbian to hold the California Senate's top job.
A 16-year-old boy was allegedly drunk when he crashed his car into a stopped vehicle, pinning a motorist between two bumpers, police said Sunday.
A 27-year-old man suffered fatal injuries as the result of a "punching game'' inside of a bar Saturday morning in the Gaslamp
neighborhood of San Diego.
A large plume of smoke filled the sky in Miramar on Saturday morning after a concrete supply building went up in flames.
SANDAG began removing call boxes along urban highways throughout the San Diego region this month and will continue to do so through June, reflecting a decrease in call volume due to the increase in cell phone ownership.