SAN DIEGO (CNS) - San Diego police Friday were on the lookout for a thin man and heavyset woman who robbed a Hillcrest convenience store at gunpoint.
The woman waited by the door while the man demanded cash from a clerk at the 7-Eleven at 3792 Fourth Ave. at about 10:45 p.m. on Thursday, according to San Diego police Officer David Stafford.
The couple fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash, Stafford said.
Police described the gunman as black, last seen wearing a blue shirt and ball cap. His female accomplice was described as white, with blond hair.
A transient was behind bars Tuesday on suspicion of fatally stabbing two other homeless men last week at an Otay Mesa strip mall.
San Diego County emergency and fire officials are urging residents to protect homes against devastating wildfires as fire season kicks into full gear.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Tuesday to celebrate the opening of a joint-use park at McKinley Elementary.
A vote is expected Tuesday as the Del Mar Fair Board considers transforming the Surf Side Race Place into a new indoor entertainment venue.
The San Diego City Council Tuesday formally approved a $225,000 settlement in litigation brought by a deputy city attorney, who alleged sexual harassment by her former supervisor.
The Gate Fire, which has burned about 2,056 acres northwest of Dulzura, was 95 percent contained Monday. Cal Fire also reported that all evacuation orders and warnings were lifted in the fire area.
The Gate Fire northwest of Dulzura has been fully contained. Cal Fire says its crews will remain on scene Tuesday mopping up and guarding against flareups.
The North County Transit District (NCTD) has voted to lay off its enforcement officers that patrol local train and bus stations.