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The SAPD is looking for a missing 16-year old female

Santa Ana Police Department Advisory: SAPD Missing Person Detectives Asking For Assistance in Locating Missing 16 Year Old Female McKenna Leigh Berry (16) was last seen on 07/18/17 at 7:51 p.m. when she voluntarily walked away from 2800 N. Main Street, Santa Ana, CA. Berry is a white, female, 5’6″, 190 lbs., with brown short curly…

Man convicted of killing a prostitute in Santa Ana a decade ago

A jury on Thursday convicted Jose Esteban Cardenas Zuniga, a 41-year-old Mammoth Lakes man, of first-degree murder for the killing of a 25-year-old prostitute, Yacshicka Watts, whose body was dumped a decade ago in a Santa Ana parking lot, according to the O.C. Register. Ten years later and prostitutes are still getting killed in Santa Ana!…

A motorcyclist died after she collided with a truck in Santa Ana this morning

An unidentified female motorcyclist died this morning, just before 8 a.m., after colliding with a truck near Orange Avenue and Dyer Road, in Santa Ana, according to the O.C. Register. The accident scene is a light industrial area with a lot of employers. Presumably the street traffic was heavy with morning commuters. The female motorcyclist…

SAPD police officers shot a young man with a knife early this morning

On Friday, July 21, 2017, at 3:38 AM, Santa Ana PD Officers responded to a family disturbance at a single-family residence at the 2400 block of Olive Street at around 3:47 a.m., according to the SAPD. Initial reports indicated a resident at the location had been assaulted by a family member. Upon arrival, Officers encountered…