LA MESA (CNS) - Fire damaged a home in La Mesa Monday.
The noninjury fire in the 4500 block of Third Street was reported around 8:30 a.m., according to a Heartland fire dispatcher. It was put out in less than 20 minutes, she said.
The cause was under investigation.
A preliminary hearing is scheduled Tuesday for a former San Diego police officer accused of groping four women during pat-down searches last year.
Chula Vista police will be looking for drivers talking or texting on cell phones Tuesday and through the end of the month as part of "Distracting Driving Awareness Month."
Police were on the lookout Tuesday for the man who fired a shot while robbing a Rolando-area smoke shop and his accomplice who emptied its cash register.