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A man crashed into a tree after he was shot in the face while driving in Santa Ana early this morning

A man survived being shot in the face this morning, Jan. 19, as he drove his pickup truck in Santa Ana, east on Edinger Ave. The shooting caused the victim to lose control of his vehicle and he crashed into a tree, according to the O.C. Register. The victim, who was not identified by the…

Woman arrested for DUI crash that killed a Santa Ana man back in 2016

The Orange County Sheriff’s Department has arrested a woman for murder following a 2016 vehicle collision where she was found to be driving under the influence. On Oct. 1, 2016, at approximately 2:15 a.m. Orange County Sheriff’s Department deputies and the Orange County Fire Authority responded to an injury traffic collision on eastbound Alton Pkwy…

Santa Ana Mayor Pro Tem Michele Martinez announces her campaign for Mayor

SANTA ANA MAYOR PRO TEM MICHELE MARTINEZ ANNOUNCES CAMPAIGN FOR MAYOR Santa Ana, CA — Santa Ana City Councilmember and current Mayor Pro Tem Michele Martinez announced her campaign for Mayor of Santa Ana today. Martinez is currently serving in her third term on the City Council. In announcing her campaign, Martinez released the following…

The SAPD is looking for a missing 70-year-old Vietnamese man

Santa Ana Police Department Advisory: Detectives Request Assistance in Locating Missing Person Missing Person: Vu, Xon Van (70) Description: Vietnamese male, 5’3”, 120 lbs, brown short hair, and brown eyes. He has words in Vietnamese tattooed on his right outer arm and two hearts with an arrow tattooed on his left outer arm. He was…